Risk Management

  • Risk Management | How much time, energy and focus do independent schools place on the titanic risks that accompany athletic events?  Article by Steve Mandell, Big Back Pack In the South, football season ...

  • Risk Management | Employees and families increasingly use school handbook language to pursue legal claims against schools. From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt of the ...

  • Risk Management | Wage-and-hour claims are booming. From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt of the article "The More You Know," which covers nine additional topics (see ...

  • Risk Management | States are enacting employee background check laws that apply as equally to independent schools as they do to public schools. From the July/August 2018 Net Assets magazine The following ...

  • Risk Management | Exchange programs and stays with host families are increasingly the norm. What risks do they bring? From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt of the article ...

  • Projections | Many of the costliest risks to independent schools involve people. By avoiding distractions and complacency, business officers can lead their communities to safety. From the July/August 2018 Net Assets ...

  • Risk Management | Launching a campus-wide risk management program may seem daunting, but with attention to leadership, resources and communication, any school can get started. Article by Cecily Garber ...

  • Risk Management | Why conduct a comprehensive risk audit? Because a school can never be too prepared. “I would rather do 10 false-alarm lockdowns than have somebody be afraid to call a lockdown.” Article by ...

  • Risk Management | With more parents sending their kids to and from school in ride-share vehicles, schools wonder what their liability might be if a child is harmed using such services. Article by Julie Strom ...

  • Risk Management | Vaping and drug use are increasing nationwide. Update your student handbook and develop an appropriate policy. From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt ...