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5 Questions to Re-Focus Your Risk Function

5 Questions to Re-Focus Your Risk Function is the title of an article by Melanie Lockwood Herman from the Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC). Herman discusses using a framework of five important questions in considering the risk management strategies of organizations. Herman relates that “In my experience, some teams become bogged down in the risk […]

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Don’t Let Your “Guard” Down Now

Don’t Let Your “Guard” Down Now

Don’t Let Your “Guard” Down Now. Typically, July & August see more swimmers and more drownings than any other months, and unfortunately this year is proving to be no different with continued above average temperatures driving more and more patrons to pools and beaches. It is imperative that lifeguards at aquatic facilities stay prepared and […]

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Accommodating for People with Disabilities

Accommodating for People with Disabilities. When preparing or reviewing your emergency plans, it’s important to involve people with disabilities in identifying needs and evaluating effective emergency management plans. Have you had experience involving people with disabilities in your emergency planning? If so, we’d like to hear about your learnings and adjustments made to accommodate their […]

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Education Is Key to Preventing Child Abuse

Education Is Key to Preventing Child Abuse

Education Is Key to Preventing Child Abuse. It’s estimated that 1 in 4 children will experience some form of abuse or maltreatment before they turn 18. Chances are, someone you know has been impacted. Research shows that people who are abused as children are far more likely to experience psychological problems often lasting into adulthood, including […]

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Do You Have What It Takes?

Do You Have What It Takes? What does it take to become a Steward of Children? Two hours, $10, and the desire to create a better world for children. Stewards of Children® is an online training program from Darkness To Light (D2L) that teaches adults how to prevent, recognize, and react responsibly to child sexual abuse […]

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Building a Culture of Safety

At Safe-Wise Consulting, we often talk with our clients about building a “culture of safety”, because the safety for our children, members and community begins with safety for our staff.  At Boeing, the world’s largest aerospace company, their goal for employee safety is as clear and simple as their workplace safety program’s name: Go for […]

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