• 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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  • March 16, 2022

    Employment Practices Legislative Changes

    In 2019 and 2020, members of the Colorado General Assembly, as well as statewide voters, made major policy changes in areas of employment practices and benefits which apply to special districts: the Healthy Families and Workplaces Act, the Equal Pay Act, the Public Health Emergency Whistleblower law, and the Family and Medical Leave Insurance program.

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  • March 16, 2022

    Member Service Spotlight: HR Helpline

    Whether your district has a full team, a single professional, or no human resources staff at all, the CSD Pool HR Helpline is an invaluable resource for your organization.

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  • March 16, 2022

    Eagle County Paramedic Services Awarded EMS Agency of the Year

    Eagle County Paramedic Services was nominated for the EMS Agency of the Year because of the “incredible, community-wide impact they made during the epidemic, but also for the continued and tireless efforts maintained throughout the past year.”

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  • March 16, 2022

    Navigating the Great Resignation

    In local government where positions are essential to community operations, employee vacancies can prove troublesome. To combat this, we have complied tips and best practices for hiring and retaining employees.

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  • January 26, 2022

    DHS Warns of Russian Cyberattack on US Infrastructure

    DHS and CISA have issued bulletins and advisories warning U.S. infrastructure of the possibility of cyberattacks in light of the Ukraine-Russia conflict. Click through to read more and find out how you can prepare.

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  • November 1, 2021

    EEOC Update During Covid-19

    On October 25, 2021, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), further updated its guidance in the context of the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis on what types of actions or requirements an employer may take to protect the health, welfare, and safety of the workplace.

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  • October 28, 2021

    Commonly Asked Questions from Members

    Each year, the CSD Pool receives a handful of questions that come up time and time again. To help streamline communications, we jotted down a few that are important to almost everyone within the CSD Pool membership.

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