News & Information

Cold Weather Work Environments

By  Heather Sturtz | 11/2/2023 6:25 am

Many of Public Entity Partners’ members have employees who cannot avoid working in cold conditions. Some of these include construction, police, fire, emergency responders, trucking, road repair, utility repair and many more


PEP Property Conservation Grants Awarded

By  Heather Sturtz | 11/2/2023 6:15 am

While property coverage can protect your organization in the event of a loss, an effective risk management program will help to reduce the frequency and severity of claims. Public Entity Partners’ Property Conservation Grant provides funding for the purchase of loss prevention and control items.


PEP's Exec. VP Receives NLC Service Award

By  Heather Sturtz | 11/2/2023 6:10 am

The National League of Cities (NLC) bestows its John G. Stutz Award on people who have served 25 years or more on the staff of a state municipal league, state league risk pool, or at NLC. The award is named in honor of John Stutz, who convened representatives of 10 state municipal leagues for the first meeting of what was to become the American Municipal Association and, subsequently, the NLC.


Workers' Compensation Training Nov. 2

By  Heather Sturtz | 11/2/2023 6:05 am

The final installment of the Public Entity Partners and MTAS (Municipal Technical Advisory Service) risk management series will be held on Nov. 2. This session will cover “Workers’ Compensation: Protecting Your Employees and Your Operations.”


The Impact of a Hard Insurance Market

By  Carly Salah | 11/2/2023 6:00 am

In the ever-evolving landscape of insurance, there are periods when the industry undergoes significant shifts that can directly impact policyholders. One of these phases is known as a "hard insurance market." It’s crucial to understand what it means and how it can affect your insurance premiums.


Oct is Cybersecurity Month

By  CISA | 10/5/2023 6:30 am

This October during the 20th annual Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the National Cybersecurity Alliance (NCA), and many partners and champions will be encouraging actions we can all take to stay safe online.


Personnel Policies Webinar

By  Heather Sturtz | 10/5/2023 6:25 am

In PE Partner’s October webinar, Tackling Personnel Policies, John Grubbs, HR Consultant for MTAS (Municipal Technical Advisory Service), will address the challenges and solutions municipalities should consider when reviewing their existing or writing new personnel policies.


Risk Management and Workers' Compensation Training

By  Heather Sturtz | 10/5/2023 6:20 am

Identifying, managing and mitigating risk is everyone’s responsibility. When these are effectively implemented and regularly applied, they can save your organization money.


PEP Included in "Best Places to Work in Insurance"

By  Heather Sturtz | 10/5/2023 6:15 am

Public Entity Partners has been included in the annual Best Places to Work in Insurance program for the fourth year in a row. This honor recognizes employers for their outstanding performance in establishing workplaces where employees can thrive, enjoy their work and help their organizations grow.


TnPRIMA Scholarship Recipients Announced

By  Heather Sturtz | 10/5/2023 6:05 am

The Excellence in Risk Management TnPRIMA Scholarship provides support to members for attending TnPRIMA’s annual risk management education conference. PEP is pleased to announce that the following individuals have received either full or partial scholarships to this year’s conference, which will be held Nov. 14-16, 2023, in Franklin at the Embassy Suites by Hilton.