Safety and The Small Business

Safety and The Small Business

is the title of a September 22, 2019 Safety+Health Magazine article by Barry Bottino. Bottino states that just because small businesses may not have the same resources doesn’t mean a safety program is out of reach. The benefits of operating safely far outweigh the consequences of a serious incident: According to a 2015 Centers for […]

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October is National Bullying Prevention Month

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) bullying is one type of youth violence that threatens young people’s well-being. Bullying can result in physical injuries, social and emotional difficulties, academic problems, self-harm, and even death. The harmful effects of bullying are frequently felt by others, including friends and families, and can hurt […]

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Cannabis Will Happen: Is Your Workplace Ready?

Cannabis Will Happen: Is Your Workplace Ready?

Is the title of a Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC) RISK eNews article by Glenn Mott. Mott states, if you’ve been worried about “weed” in the workplace, you’re not alone. A patchwork of statutes permitting medical and recreational marijuana use are in place around the country, despite federal law that bans the cultivation, sale and […]

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All Aboard: Embracing ERM in Your Nonprofit

All Aboard: Embracing ERM in Your Nonprofit

is the title of a Nonprofit Risk Management Center (NRMC) article by Melanie Lockwood Herman. Herman states, if you’ve been hearing references to Enterprise Risk Management or ERM frameworks you’re probably wondering whether this particular incarnation of risk management is relevant to your organization. You may also be wondering whether transforming a perfectly good risk […]

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Lightning Safety at Indoor Pools

Lightning Safety at Indoor Pools

Within in the aquatic community there continues to be debate over the need for closing indoor pools during proximate lightning activity. While it has long been established a best practice at outdoor facilities, there is no consensus on the need for pool evacuation at indoor aquatic facilities. Organizations must plan ahead for lightning storms and […]

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