The Student Accident Program is such a valuable benefit to students who attend your school. We see many schools without a well-thought-out risk management plan implemented. Having one in place helps to make your academy stand out as a proactive leader in student safety. Because of this, we suggest the schools promote it as a benefit of their academy.
Protecting the school’s budget is the key goal of
the Student Accident Program.
hope you never have an accident but having a plan in place is the best way to
protect the school from unexpected injuries. Let’s look at an example from one
of our schools:
Christian School in the Midwest participates in different sporting activities
including football and cheerleading.
Spring is here! Time for one of the most popular school holidays: spring break. Make this year’s trip memorable by having fun and helping yourself, your friends, and others stay healthy and out of harm’s way. The CDC gives several tips about spring break safety:
- Limit alcohol
- Be active
- Be prepared for your trip
- Protect yourself
- Think twice before putting yourself at risk
- Protect your eyes
- Know the ropes of swimming and boating
- Protect yourself from the sun
- Eat healthy
- Be smoke free
- Get help when necessary
School is out but the heat is in! As we head outdoors for fun summer activities from picnics to swimming, the CDC reminds us to stay cool, stay hydrated, and stay informed:
- Wear appropriate clothing – Choose items that are lightweight, light colored and loose fitting.
With spring sports such as soccer and lacrosse coming up, it is vital for all involved to be prepared and know what to look for in the event of a possible concussion. From the hallway to the playground and everywhere in between, no one is immune from this common but highly dangerous type of injury.
With all signs pointing towards warm weather coming soon, many of you may be looking to get one last weekend ski trip in before the slopes close for the season. No matter where in the country you live, you are never to far from a ski resort and here are the closing date ranges of some popular ones that may be in your area.