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Playground Safety – Winter Use Advisory

December 14th, 2018|Insurance & Safety News|

Winter weather conditions may reduce the effectiveness of surfacing materials The Risk Cooperative recommends that school districts follow the provisions of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Public Playground Safety Handbook.  Section of the handbook provides information on [...]

Ten winter driving tips

December 14th, 2018|Insurance & Safety News|

Are you planning any long drives during the cold-weather months? Follow these winter driving tips to ensure you arrive safely: Get a grip. With good tires, that is. Tires should have at least 6/32-inch tread depth and be properly inflated. [...]

Making your safety committee work

December 5th, 2018|Insurance & Safety News|

A safety committee can be an important tool in your district’s overall safety program. The committee provides a forum for employees and administration to work together to solve health and safety problems. An effective committee can help prevent injury and [...]