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September 17, 2021

Interest Increases for Open Spaces and Parks

While during the pandemic, open spaces have seen an increase in activity, here are some factors to keep in mind to promote park safety for all.

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August 17, 2021

South Suburban Receives CAPRA for Services

With accreditation and a new risk manager, SSPRD upholds safety standards.

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August 13, 2021

Driving Safety Culture at South Adams

James Burkholder, our latest Safety Hero, promotes safety in multiple ways at South Adams County Water & Sanitation District.

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August 13, 2021

Special Districts Share Mental Health Support

While adequate mental health support may be just getting started when it comes to comprehensive care for firefighters, creating an open and supportive environment for firefighters to discuss mental health concerns is an important step in improving fire service culture. Here are some of the programs fire districts use to support staff.

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August 13, 2021

Turning Waste(water) Into a Resource

Although turning wastewater into potable water is expensive, arid areas that are facing a drought may need to turn to this method in order to meet demand.

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August 11, 2021

EV Battery Fires Challenge Fire Departments

With over one million electric and plug-in cars driving in the US, fire departments and first responders need to be prepared for dealing with a lithium-ion battery fire.

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August 11, 2021

Popularity of Esports Brings Liabilities

The popularity of eSports has grown substantially, due to Covid-19, leading many companies to invest in this new technology. However, this quick, initial interest means that potential risk and liabilities may be overlooked.

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August 11, 2021

Top Factors Contributing to Rising Construction Costs

Insuring property has become challenging in recent years. Property owners and brokers have been increasingly burdened with rising property insurance premiums, increased scrutiny from underwriters, and calls for better exposure data.

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July 23, 2021

AI and the Future of Risk Management

Advancing technologies poised to bring change to the insurance industry.

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July 23, 2021

Social Media Risks for Special Districts

Public entities should consider the following when posting and commenting online.

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