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Browse through a collection of more than 100 articles and model forms in the MCIT Resource Library. Use the search tools to the left to narrow in on the appropriate resource.
561 Articles found
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The guide "Essentials of Risk Management for Motor Vehicles" provides an overview of several key risks of motor vehicle use for local public entities and provides strategies members can use to manage and minimize them.
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A positive safety culture places a high level of importance on safety and is shared by a majority of the people within the workplace. Safety culture can have a significant impact on an organization, either positive or negative, depending on the shared values, practices and attitudes about safety. The culture can influence productivity, morale, absenteeism, reputation and operational costs. Every MCIT member entity should strive for a sustainable, positive safety culture. Putting initiatives in place to encourage every employee to become an engaged safety advocate can reduce injuries, lower absenteeism and costs related to injuries, increase productivity and morale and help maintain a positive organizational reputation. This book provides simple-to-implement strategies to build and improve a positive safety culture within an organization.
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A well-designed employee assistance program takes an employee’s personal problems out of the workplace and appropriately places them in the office of a professional counselor who can provide assistance in resolving them. The result is reduced exposure to litigation and the employee’s return to work as a valuable participating member of the team. Article provides details about the MCIT EAP and how it can benefit members and their employees.
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When a building project is planned, members must determine how to properly insure the project from losses due to fire, theft, windstorm and other perils that could cause a major loss. This article addresses some of the most frequently asked questions relating to this issue and builder’s risk coverage.
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This handbook provides MCIT members with general guidelines to identify appropriate workers’ compensation classification codes for employees.
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Volunteer drivers often use their personal vehicles to provide services for MCIT members, such as providing rides for seniors. One common concern is whether auto liability coverage is excluded under the volunteers’ personal auto policies.
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Recommended minimum coverages and liability limits for independent contractors, vendors and service providers, including general requirements, certificate of insurance, specific insurance, and hold harmless and indemnification agreement.
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Assumption of liability, sufficient liability limits and proper coverage should be three contract issues to watch when management reviews agreements.
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Bulletin August 2020 articles: 2021 Coverage Rates Reflect Past Loss Experience; Video Series Highlights EAP's Features; 2020 Risk Management Workshops to Be Virtual; Online Training Meets Law Enforcement Needs During Pandemic; MCIT Offers Virtual Safety Training; Boost Employee Engagement During and After Work-at-home Period; and Safety Culture Corner: Recognize Safety Champions
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Many of us are attempting to manage organizations and departments with employees in alternate work environments. If we stop to think about the world right now, it often feels like we are living in an alternate universe! How do we connect with and support our employees? There is no doubt that working toward an engaged work force is more important than ever.