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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...
Thursday, August 1, 2019
NYSIR Hosts Statewide Symposium on School Violence »
  TARRYTOWN, NY – More than 100 educators and public-school officials from around New York listened to experts o...
Friday, July 12, 2019
New NYSIR Series on District Data Protection Officers »
  In anticipation of state Education Department requirements calling for the establishment of district and BOCES...
Friday, July 5, 2019
2018 NYSIR Annual Report Now Available »
Hot off the presses! For a special flip-page version of the 2018 NYSIR Annual Report, click here . For a PDF version, cl...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Ransomware Strikes on the Rise »
  Based on the results of at least one insurer’s report, ransomware attacks in the first quarter of 2019 are up...

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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