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Colorado Faces another Season of Drought and Wildfire in 2022

How high winds, climate change, and other factors contributed to Colorado’s past wildfire seasons, and indications of what to expect in the future.

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  • July 1, 2022

    CSD Pool Offices Closed for Holiday

    Please note our office will close at 12:00 pm on Friday July 1st for Independence Day and will open again on Tuesday July 5th.

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  • June 15, 2022

    Managing Wildfire with Advances in Technology

    The need for advancements in firefighting technologies are more apparent than ever. Fire agencies have been turning to such things as supercomputers and drones to help out.

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  • June 15, 2022

    How Firefighter Tardiness Impacts Operations

    New recruits know that arriving 15 minutes early is the equivalent to being on time and arriving right at shift change is late. It seems simple enough. But why is that not the case?

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  • June 15, 2022

    Are You Covered When Renting Out?

    TULIP? Like the flower? Unfortunately not! TULIP is an acronym that stands for Tenant Users Liability Insurance Program. This is a type of coverage specially designed for tenants and users of venues who require short- term coverage for events not typically covered under their pre-existing coverages.

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  • June 10, 2022

    New CGIA Limit Reminder

    The CSD Pool provides its members with a $2,000,000 per occurrence limit under our Public Entity Liability coverage however this may not be enough to protect your district from discrimination claims.

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  • April 25, 2022

    COVID-era Cyberattacks Target Healthcare

    2022 will be a year of continuation for cybercriminals to take over networks of important business entities. As cybercriminals learn new tactics to get around our defenses, we have to continue to evolve our cybersecurity strategies that we have in place.

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  • April 25, 2022

    Risk and Compliance Meet Their Match – Safety Hero Jennifer King

    By creating the role of Risk and Compliance Manager, SSPRD hoped to streamline their safety culture, combining tasks that would previously fall to departments as varied as finance, HR, Administration and Business Support into one role, and allowing for better oversight and coordination of the safety program within the district.

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  • April 25, 2022

    The Importance of Database Risk Management

    Since there are always going to be constant threats to security of your data, data risks are important to both plan for and have an
    understanding of the different potential threats they pose. Data risk management is all about how businesses manage their data and how they mitigate potential risks.

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  • April 25, 2022

    New Safety and Loss Prevention Grant Allocations

    Each year, we reimburse members for hundreds of thousands of dollars in safety and loss prevention purchases—and 2022 is no different! Notices have gone out to all members via email with their new balance amount.

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  • March 16, 2022

    New Playground Designs Promote…Risk?

    Risk-based play has led to updated equipment, but safety issues remain A new playground opened in Huntington Beach, California in January that updates the traditional playground fare of slides, monkey bars, and swings. This new community park, complete with a rope tunnel, giant jungle gym, and zip-lines, is unique because it encourages children to engage […]

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