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Elements of Forklift Safety

May 20th, 2020|Insurance & Safety News|

Many school districts utilize forklifts in their operations. Forklifts weigh more than three tons, and can reach a speed of 10 mph. These mechanical beasts are of great assistance, yet can also be a source of great danger. Forklift operators [...]

Ready, Set, Mow

May 18th, 2020|Insurance & Safety News|

With the start of spring, the sight and sound of lawn mowers on our school grounds becomes a common occurrence. And with the increased frequency of this task comes both the possibility of bodily injury and damage to property. To [...]

Summer Food Safety Tips

May 15th, 2020|Insurance & Safety News|

Stay happy and healthy during your picnic or barbecue this season. Memorial Day weekend means the beginning of grilling season for many Americans. For some, this also could mean a bout with foodborne illness. The Centers for Disease Control and [...]

School Closure Considerations

May 12th, 2020|Insurance & Safety News|

We would like to encourage our school districts to take steps to identify the buildings in their school district that are no longer being used or experiencing infrequent occupancy due to the ongoing health crisis. Unoccupied buildings are at higher [...]