How to Make a Workplace Safety Plan

Posted on: September 9, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

Any organization can be the victim to workplace violence. With careful planning, an organization will be able to identify and diffuse situations before they develop. Additionally, organizations will be better able to respond to a crisis. Here are three steps to help your organization avoid workplace violence: Step 1: Assess your risk, and take prevention […] Read More

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The 4 reasons why your clients need cyber liability insurance

Posted on: August 5, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

  What’s the common denominator between a three hour shut down of the New York Stock Exchange, a network failure that grounded all United Airlines flights, and the recall of over 1.4 million jeep vehicles? Cyber threats. And if cyber-crime can affect some of the largest organizations in the United States, it can definitely hurt […] Read More

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Niches: Small Markets with Huge Returns

Posted on: July 1, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

Have you ever heard the term “Jack of all trades, master of none”? This figure of speech refers to the individual who can show competency in a variety of areas, but doesn’t excel at anything in particular. In the book Riches in Niches: How to Make It Big in a Small Market, author Susan A. […] Read More

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3 Things Nonprofits Should Think About When Making SMART Goals

Posted on: June 19, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

Most nonprofit organizations use the SMART goal-setting strategy to outline their future success. Generally, the letters break down as follows: Specific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant, and Timely. Although getting SMART with your goals will help your organization focus its efforts, today’s fast-paced and dynamic business environments require nonprofits to break out of traditional models of thinking. […] Read More

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Mitigating Risk for Summer Camps and Sports Camps

Posted on: June 3, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

As summer approaches, and summer youth camps and sports camps begin, it is important to remember the potential risks associated with running a camp for young athletes. Physical injury, illness, abuse, and property damage are only a few of the risks that must be managed throughout the program. Controlling these risks can be extremely challenging; […] Read More

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Are Educational Programs Within Prisons Worth it?

Posted on: April 28, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

When implementing an educational program, your clients have many considerations to make; what is the best way to go about starting the program? What type of Educational Programs Insurance will they need? Are they choosing the right setting? This last question is especially poignant when it comes to prison educational programs. Educational programs within prisons […] Read More

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What are the Biggest Challenges Facing Non-Profits?

Posted on: April 21, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

Your non-profit clients have many considerations to make when it comes to figuring out the best way to run their business. Where will their funding come from? What is their organization’s mission statement? Do they have the right Non-Profit Insurance Policy? Amongst these questions though, are not even the biggest challenges that non-profits frequently face. […] Read More

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Are Minorities Aptly Represented in Special Needs Schools?

Posted on: March 31, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

What is a “high risk” special needs student? According to the National Association of Special Education Teachers (naset), the definition of a high-risk student is one that is “experiencing possibly severe emotional, social, environmental or academic stress.” Special Education teachers, and teachers in general, play an important role in reducing the risks of “At Risk” […] Read More

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When Non-Profits Have to Make Tough Calls

Posted on: March 13, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

Your clients in the non-profit sector have a very noble role in the communities they serve; their services assist the less-fortunate, the disabled, or even those that need temporary help in a time of need. There are cases, however, in which non-profits have to make tough calls; when they can’t serve someone because they don’t […] Read More

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Child Service Groups Under Fire for Psychiatric Drug Use

Posted on: February 27, 2015 by Care Providers Insurance

On Tuesday February 25th, California lawmakers gathered in Sacramento to discuss the overuse of psychiatric drugs on foster children in the state. These lawmakers are pledging to improve the lives of thousands of vulnerable teems after more than a decade of what they say is government inaction, according to an article published in The Press […] Read More

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