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Wednesday, March 18, 2020
NYSIR Scholarship Submission Dates Extended »
High school students graduating from NYSIR-member districts now have until April 30 to submit applications for special sch...
Tuesday, December 10, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NYSIR Amends School Coverage to Provide Enhanced Protection in Wake of New DHR Law »
The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) has changed its School Board Legal Liability Policy (SBL) language to ad...
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Professional Development Scholarships Awarded to School Facilities Employees »
NYSIR awarded school facilities employees from five districts across the state with scholarships to help fund their attend...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
New NYSIR Student Head Injury Brochure Available »
Find out why NYSIR has the edge when it comes to safeguarding against concussive head injuries in student sports. Click h...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Latest Cyber Brief Now Available »
In anticipation of state Education Department requirements calling for the establishment of district and BOCES data protec...

Alerts and Updates
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Cyber Tips »
J. Brett Carruthers, CSP, RSSP Director of Risk Management The current situation is posing significant challenges...
Monday, March 23, 2020
Global Coronavirus Pandemic »
RE: New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal       2020 NYSIR Policy Year Renewal       Glo...
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
COVID-19 Memo »
Dear NYSIR member, With the fast-moving coronavirus (COVID-19) impacting school districts across New York, we want to a...
Friday, March 6, 2020
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) NYSIR Special School Policy »
We have received several inquiries about the applicability of the NYSIR insurance coverage as it relates to the Coronaviru...
Thursday, March 5, 2020
Guidance on Coronavirus »
COVID-19 Information and Guidance J. Brett Carruthers, CSP, RSSP Director of Risk Management The cor...

Risk Management Alert
Monday, March 16, 2020
NYSIR Risk Alert COVID-19 and School Closure Reminders »
As schools across the state close due to the COVID-19 pandemic, here are a few reminders to prevent property losses....
Thursday, May 9, 2019
NYS Sexual Harassment Legislation – President’s Initiative Project »
In April 2018, Governor Cuomo signed into law New York State’s Sexual Harassment Legislation, which had a number of requir...
Thursday, January 17, 2019
Winter Storm Harper »
Winter Storm Harper is garnering significant headlines more than 48 hours before it’s expected to strike parts of New York...
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Basketball Backboard Failure »
A NYSIR district recently experienced a close call when a physical education teacher was using a basketball backboard and...

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