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Importance of a Robust School Risk Management Program

Posted on: July 16, 2014 by Caitlin Morgan

Importance of a Robust School Risk Management Program Educational institutions face risks that threaten the successful delivery of their objectives to teach and protect their students. These risks come from a variety of sources, whether as a result of a natural catastrophe or a man-made event, incident or accident. We see examples of what can […] Read More

Posted in: Educational Insurance Risk Management School Insurance

Public School Insurance: Making School Security A Priority

Posted on: October 4, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Public School Insurance: Making School Security A Priority Last month, we published a couple of articles on safety for educational institutions, including bus safety for special needs schools and the importance of school security as an integral component of risk management. Now that school is back in full swing across the country, we’d like to […] Read More

Posted in: Educational Insurance Educational Risk Management School Insurance

Risk Management: Bus Transportation Safety for Special Needs Schools

Posted on: September 27, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Risk Management: Bus Transportation Safety for Special Needs Schools School security and safety is a number-one issue for school districts, administrators, teachers and parents across the country – right up there in importance with providing a good educational program for our children. In previous articles, we discussed security and the need for schools at every […] Read More

Posted in: Educational Insurance Educational Risk Management Insurance School Insurance

University Exposure to Cyber Attacks Extends Beyond Identity Theft

Posted on: July 31, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

University Exposure to Cyber Attacks Extends Goes Beyond Identity Theft and Fraud to Patents, Intellectual Property Back in April we covered some the privacy exposures that educational facilities face, including employee fraud and on-line payment risks. Now, a recent article in the New York Times further puts the spotlight on the extent of the cyber […] Read More

Posted in: Educational Insurance School Insurance

Schools & Healthcare Facilities Not Immune from Bed Bugs

Posted on: February 8, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Schools & Healthcare Facilities Not Immune from Bed Bugs A few years ago, bed bugs at certain hotels made headlines all over the country. Additionally, news of a bed bug infestation in apartments in New York City had people running to their local Bed, Bath & Beyond and other retailers to purchase bed bug protectors […] Read More

Posted in: Health & Fitness Industry Healthcare Facilities School Insurance

Get Informed on Teen Cyber Bullying and How to Help Prevent It

Posted on: June 19, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

Most teenagers spend a lot of time on their smart phones, instant messenger, Skype, Instagram, Facebook, sending texts and uploading photos, videos, and music to websites. Along with this digital communication landscape, bullying has moved into cyber space. In fact, last month, we wrote an article about cyber bullying and the liability exposures schools face […] Read More

Posted in: Cyber Bullying School Insurance

Risk Management: Cyber Bullying Suits Enter the Legal Landscape

Posted on: May 10, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

    In February we wrote a blog on cyber bullying and the Supreme Court, which was asked to decide on the dividing line between the rights of students to freely use their own computers and a school official’s authority to prevent online harassment of other students and staff. Now, victims of cyber bullying are […] Read More

Posted in: Educational Insurance Risk Management School Insurance

Bullying At Schools: The Conversation Continues with Movie Release

Posted on: April 5, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

In past blogs, we’ve written about the rise of bullying in schools and what different states and educational institutions are doing to combat this. We’ve also written about the increase in cyber bulling as it relates to the first amendment. We continue the conversation of bullying with a new documentary by Lee Hirsh that is […] Read More

Posted in: School Insurance