Risk Management Blog

Legislative Action Day

Legislative Action Day is Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Starting at 9:00am at the CAL Chamber in Sacramento, CA We’d like to remind you that CAJPA Legislative Action Day is around the corner.   Wednesday, March 25, 2020 starting at 10:00 a.m. CAL ChamberCA1215 K Street, 14th Floor, Sacramento, CA 95814 Legislative Action Day is held every spring in Sacramento.… Continue Reading Legislative Action Day

RESPONDING QUICKLY

Making an immediate impact with the unique Rent-a-Risk Manager program another reason why WE ARE the JPA With Heart   Southern Kern Unified School District recently faced spiraling workers’ compensation costs, loss of worker productivity and concerns about potential liability. Limited external resources—along with the lack of a dedicated risk manager on staff—made these challenges… Continue Reading RESPONDING QUICKLY

IMPROVING STUDENT SAFETY

Helping school district implement extensive active shooter training to prepare to the fullest extent possible another reason why WE ARE the JPA With Heart   Victor Elementary School District is a powerful example of how schools are continuously working to keep their students safe from acts of unspeakable violence. The district worked with risk managers… Continue Reading IMPROVING STUDENT SAFETY

California wildlife fire support resources are available to members

To help members get needed information about the wildfires affecting our communities, we’ve put together the following resources which include safety recommendations and where to find more detailed information. Please note that the below list links to PDF files and member login is required. California Wildfire Support Resources:  A list of key organizations and their websites… Continue Reading California wildlife fire support resources are available to members

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

What is domestic violence and who is impacted? Domestic violence is violent or aggressive behavior within the home, typically involving the violent abuse of a spouse or partner. Forms of abuse include: physical, sexual, emotional, and financial.  It impacts millions of individuals across the United States, regardless of age, gender, economic status, race, religion, or education.   More than… Continue Reading October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day

Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day (GO TO OUR MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES PAGE) California Schools JPA joins in recognizing World Mental Health Day on Oct. 10 and is committed to helping its members better understand mental health and fight stigmas that prevent people who are struggling with their mental health from seeking the help they… Continue Reading Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day

“Play FORE! Kindness in Schools” Fundraising Golf Tournament to be held Oct. 21, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE “Play FORE! Kindness in Schools” Fundraising Golf Tournament to be held Oct. 21, 2019 Bullying prevention efforts in local schools is focus of 13th Annual Tournament hosted by California Schools JPA RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (Oct. 8, 2019) – California Schools JPA hosts its 13th Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament “Play FORE! Kindness in… Continue Reading “Play FORE! Kindness in Schools” Fundraising Golf Tournament to be held Oct. 21, 2019