Safety Articles

August 3, 2022

New Senate Bill Zeroes in on Distracted Driving

April was distracted driver awareness month. Discover new resources available to help districts train their drivers and monitor their motor vehicle reports.

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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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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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October 26, 2021

Vehicle Rollovers Highlight Need for Training

We have collected a few tips and member-only resources to help prepare your staff and organization for road hazards.

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June 15, 2021

Ready for Anything: Heat Wave Preparedness

With Colorado experiencing it’s first excessive heat warning, review these tips for when dealing with a heat wave. This information is taken from our Ready for Anything flipbook, available to order now.

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July 21, 2020

Working From Home: A Safety Perspective

Adam Johnsen discusses how employers can reduce their liability by setting up their employees for success at home.

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July 21, 2020

To Lifeguard or Not to Lifeguard

An Excerpt from the CSD Pool’s Swimming Pool Lifeguard Best Practices

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March 30, 2020

Backing Up Safely

Backing incidents are easy to avoid, but they happen all the time. Find out how your district can improve its backing results before it’s too late!

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January 21, 2020

Colorado Lightning Risks Hit Close to Home

Are you prepared for the next lightning strike? Colorado accounts for an average of 500,000 bolts every year–make sure your property is good-to-go with some of our tips!

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October 23, 2019

Ask the Experts: Is Horseplay Covered by Workers’ Compensation?

Maintaining a zero-tolerance policy for horseplay is a critical loss-prevention tool for districts to discourage unsafe behavior in the workplace. Find out what effects horseplay in the workplace can have on claims and your workers’ compensation.

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