Loss Control

TOSHA’s 2020 List of Most Frequently Cited Standards for the Public Sector

By  Heather Hughes | 7/2/2021 3:00 pm

Each year, the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration (TOSHA) publishes lists of the 20 most frequently cited standards following worksite inspections. TOSHA publishes these lists to alert employers and employees so they can take steps to find and fix these types of hazards.

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Welcome Matthew Marshall

5/4/2021 4:00 pm

Matthew Marshall joined Public Entity Partners on April 16th as our East Tennessee Casualty Loss Control Consultant. As a casualty loss control consultant, Matthew will work with members to implement risk management best practices and make recommendations to keep employees safe, safeguard public resources, and reduce losses.

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Tennessee Sports Concussion Law

By  Chester Darden | 4/12/2021 8:00 am

With spring and summer sports underway, now is the time for a refresher on the Tennessee Sports Concussion Law. If your organization sponsors youth athletic activities, you should familiarize yourself with the Tennessee Sports Concussion Law and the requirements under that law. These requirements include annual training and how to respond when a youth athlete appears to have suffered a concussion during a game or at practice.

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Preparing for Winter Weather

By  Halie Gallik | 2/4/2021 8:00 am

Are you prepared for cold weather? Here are a few common risks that you can help your organization and employees overcome.

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Safety Partners Grant

7/30/2020 4:00 pm

Public Entity Partners’ grant and scholarship programs provide financial assistance to members, enabling them to purchase safety and loss prevention items, and to seek training opportunities for increasing their knowledge of risk management and loss control techniques.

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George Dalton Promoted to Director of Loss Control

7/30/2020 1:00 pm

George Dalton has been named director of loss control for Public Entity Partners after serving as assistant director of loss control since 2006. In his previous role, George managed the PE Partners Training Program, which provides extensive in-person training; spearheaded the development and launch of the Local Gov Risk Academy online training platform provided to all employees of PE Partners’ members; and developed the department’s cyber risk management checklist and training.

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Safety Partners Grant

6/25/2020 4:00 pm

Public Entity Partners’ grant and scholarship programs provide financial assistance to members, enabling them to purchase safety and loss prevention items, and to seek training opportunities for increasing their knowledge of risk management and loss control techniques.

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Meet Celeste Taylor

6/25/2020 4:00 pm

On July 1, 2020, Celeste will transition to the PE Partners’ loss control department to fill the employment practices liability (EPL) consultant position. In this new role, Celeste will assist PE Partners members in identifying and controlling employment liability risks, and work with the loss control department to develop and implement employment risk control tools.

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Ransomware Continues to Infect Computer Systems

6/25/2020 4:00 pm

Cyber security is a hot topic that is here to stay. Being locked out of your computer system and files, and the potential financial implications of notifying individuals whose data may have been impacted, can devastate any organization’s budget.

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Risk Management & Coronavirus

6/25/2020 4:00 pm

Many businesses and organizations are working to resume more regular activities as we continue to battle COVID-19, but it is still critically important to have clear safety procedures in place to protect your employees — and members of the community with whom your employees have contact.

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