Does Your Church Need Worker’s Comp Insurance?

Workers’ Compensation Employers with fewer than four employees may not be required by Florida Law to have Workers’ Compensation Insurance. We at Beacon Insurance, strongly urge the churches, nonprofit organizations and private schools we work with to consider the benefits of having Workers’ Compensation Insurance for churches and ministries. In the event that an employee…

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Best Auto Safety Practices and Travel Kit Tips

Stay Schooled on Auto Safety and Travel Kits School trips are a time for creating memories, strengthening relationships and forming new ones, gaining cultural insight, connecting with the community and – of course – learning. As fun, as they might be, however, not planning properly, can put your entire group at risk. When you’re going…

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Helping You Plan for Students’ International Travel

Seven Safety Checks for Students’ International Travel Educational trips sometimes take students all over the globe, and gaining cultural experience is a learning opportunity unlike any other. As you prepare to teach your students the value of exploring new horizons, make sure you are fully aware of the unique safety and liability challenges your school…

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Smart Guidelines for Onsite Camps

Camp Out Safely at School Camps Many schools use their facilities during the summer months to host a variety of camps and activities including athletic camps and clinics, educational programs, environmental learning and cultural workshops. Such camps are effective for increasing opportunities for continuing education as well as for strengthening the school’s relationship with the…

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Powerful Tools to Prevent Bullying

Powerful Tools to Prevent Bullying Bullying is a daily issue students face in schools all over the world. Unfortunately, it occurs even in private Christian schools. Each and every day, victims suffer from harassment, verbal taunts, threats, intimidation and even instances of coercion or theft. With the use of mobile devices and online social media…

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5 Safety Tips for Event Planning in Schools

Five Safety Tips for Event Planning in Schools School events should be a time of fun, camaraderie and community. Unfortunately, when your school is hosting any type of event, the risk of safety issues becomes a great concern that can put your school in danger and take away from the experience. By taking a few…

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Understanding Concealed Carry Guidelines

How Concealed Carry Can Keep Your Church Safe Believe it or not, churches can benefit from having safety teams with concealed carry licenses. At Beacon Insurance Agency of Pace, Inc., our partnership with GuideOne Insurance enables us to offer our clients invaluable insurance and safety resources to prevent risks in whatever form they may come…

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Church Watch Programs

Keep Watch Over Your Church with a Church Watch Program Unfortunately, churches have become an easy target for thefts and vandals because so many lack proper security to keep them safe from crime. The relative ease of breaking into church buildings to steal or perform acts of vandalism makes them extremely attractive to individuals bent…

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Winter Maintenance Tips for Your Facility

6 Savvy Winter Maintenance Tips for Keeping Your Church Damage-Free As they do with your home, the temperature changes and fluctuations in moisture levels occurring winter can cause a great deal of wear and tear to your church facilities. Preparing the building and grounds for the cold weather and performing maintenance during the winter, however,…

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