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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...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
NYSIR News Summer Issue »
The latest NYSIR News is available now . In this issue: An in-depth look at NYSIR's Pathway to the Pillars symposium, a g...
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Nationwide P/C Underwriting Income Down in First Half »
Ratings agency A.M. Best reported recently that during the first half of the year net underwriting income nationwide for t...

Alerts and Updates
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Use of Ladders, Lifts and Other Equipment by Others »
Click here to see a Risk Alert on the use of ladders, lifts, and other equipment by others.
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Self-Assessment Tool and The Cyber Center »
Click here to see a Risk Alert on Personal Identifiable Information (PII) and a Self-Assessment Tool and the Cyber Cen...
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Basketball Backboard Failure »
Click here to see a Risk Alert on a basketball backboard failure.
Thursday, October 4, 2018
NYS Sexual Harassment Legislation »
Click here to read the memo - Subscriber Support - NYS Sexual Harassment Legislation [PDF] Click here for the NYSI...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018
NYSIR Online University »
NYSIR Online University Flyer NYSIR Online University Courses NYSIR Online University Diploma N...

Risk Management Alert
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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