Highlights from Church Law and Tax Webinar on Church Child Abuse

By Angela Fortune / August 15, 2020 / Comments Off on Highlights from Church Law and Tax Webinar on Church Child Abuse

According to Richard Hammar of Church Law and Tax, church sexual abuse is the #1 risk to churches today in terms of damages. In his recent webinar, “Child Abuse: Emerging Trends to the Biggest Legal Threat to Churches” it was clear that when it comes to church sexual abuse prevention, a sexual misconduct policy is…

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When is it Time for a Policy Review?

By Angela Fortune / June 28, 2020 / Comments Off on When is it Time for a Policy Review?

June 28th is National Insurance Awareness Day, established as a day every year to pause and review your commercial insurance policy.  Every commercial insurance policy is reviewed at renewal time. But, when are some other times you will want us to provide a review of your organization’s property and general liability policies? Ask the following…

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Prepare to reopen the church after COVID-19

By Angela Fortune / April 28, 2020 / Comments Off on Prepare to reopen the church after COVID-19

COVID-19 has forced major changes in the ways churches interact. We all agree that some new ways will remain even after the pandemic and that the church community is eager to reunite on campuses nationwide. Prepare to reopen the church after COVID-19 with a thorough assessment of sanitation, sound and security. You want your church…

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What Is an Umbrella Insurance Policy?

By Angela Fortune / March 5, 2019 / Comments Off on What Is an Umbrella Insurance Policy?

Insurance is one of the most important things a business can have, as there are so many types of damage that have the potential of bringing about financial ruin on a day-to-day basis. Unfortunately, the same holds true even for churches, Christian schools and non-profit organizations; but over and above standard policies that protect the…

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19 Best Tips for Arson and Fire Prevention in Schools

By Angela Fortune / March 29, 2018 / Comments Off on 19 Best Tips for Arson and Fire Prevention in Schools

Arson and Fire Prevention in Schools Studies have shown that arson is the number one cause of fires in the U.S. each year. Those fires have led to more than $1 billion in property loss annually. Next to arson, fires often result from open flames, faulty electrical wiring and lighting issues. This is why arson…

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Church Risk Management Programs

By Angela Fortune / January 25, 2018 / Comments Off on Church Risk Management Programs

Reducing the Risks with Church Risk Management Programs It would seem that churches, as ministries and servants of the community, should not have to face so many of the risks common to secular businesses. But churches are highly vulnerable to security issues and need to create a comprehensive church risk management program that will address…

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