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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...
Thursday, May 23, 2019
Read NYSIR's Latest Association Special! »
NYSIR has published its annual NYSIR News special edition highlighting its organization and event support for several ed...
Monday, May 20, 2019
2019 Annual Meeting: NYSIR Remains Strong »
  As it moved through the 2018 period, the New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal reached a record number of memb...
Monday, May 13, 2019
New Analytics Exec Onboard with Guy Carpenter »
Integrated reinsurance solutions provider Guy Carpenter has announced that Richard Rodriguez, former chief actuary at Lloy...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Ingham in Business Development Role »
Cassandra Ingham, formerly a risk management specialist with Utica National Insurance Group, has been named Business Dev...
Monday, April 15, 2019
Sex Harassment Prevention Seminars »
As part of its President’s Initiative program, NYSIR has been conducting statewide seminars for member districts and BOCES...
Tuesday, March 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NYSIR Annual Meeting May 16 »
  The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) has announced that its annual meeting is slated to take plac...
Thursday, February 28, 2019
A.M. Best: Modest P/C Price Hikes for 2019 »
  The insurance industry’s most well-known analyst recently predicted “overall modest expectations” for 2019 incre...
Saturday, February 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winter NYSIR News Available »
Learn about NYSIR’s newest board members, ride along on a quick trip to the land of high-tech school transportation, make...
Wednesday, February 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cyber-attack Stress Test Shows Underinsurance Danger »
  A joint report from Lloyd’s of London and Aon suggests that a coordinated global cyber-attack spread through ema...
Wednesday, January 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAPS ‘Strike Out Bullying’ Video Contest »
  Child Abuse Prevention Services (CAPS) on Long Island has partnered with the New York Mets to officiate a high s...
Saturday, January 26, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Who Knew? »
  Glassdoor Inc. is a website that invites employees, no matter where they work, to post information about their e...
Thursday, January 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Artificial Intelligence: A Smart Choice for Insurers? »
Is there a place for artificial intelligence (AI) in insurance? A panel at a recent Insurance Information Institute forum...
Saturday, September 1, 2018
Summer 2018 NYSIR News »
The summer 2018 issue of NYSIR NEWS has been published and mailed to NYSIR subscribers. It contains these articles and mor...
Saturday, July 21, 2018
Spring 2018 NYSIR News »
Spring 2018 The spring 2018 issue of NYSIR NEWS has been published and mailed to NYSIR subscribers. It contains these a...
Sunday, July 1, 2018
NYSIR Podcasts »
NYSIR has introduced a series of brief podcasts designed to highlight the benefits NYSIR offers its member school district...
Friday, June 1, 2018
2018 NYSIR Scholarships Awarded »
The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal recently awarded more than $46,000 in Cristin Ann Bambino, Paul Jensen and Josep...
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
NYSIR’s Operating Performance Declared Strong »
The New York Schools Insurance Reciprocal (NYSIR) recently conducted its 2018 annual meeting, where attendees heard that i...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Take a look at our special BOCES edition of the NYSIR News »
Spend a few minutes with our winter NYSIR NEWS BOCES edition, published especially for NYSIR BOCES subscribers. In it you’...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
2017 Natural Catastrophe Losses to Insurers: $135 B »
Exacerbated by a torrent of North American hurricanes, fires and earthquakes, global insurance claims for 2017 are expecte...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
New circuit breakdown coverage at no additional cost »
As of Jan. 1, NYSIR subscribers are receiving improved equipment breakdown coverage that offsets the cost of electronic ci...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
JASON Learning: NYSIR Sponsors Student and Teacher in the Amazon »
For the fourth year in a row, NYSIR sponsored a student and teacher to participate in the JASON Learning National Argonaut...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Worsening ratio offsets increased 2017 reinsurance premiums »
The Reinsurance Association of America reports that, three-quarters of the way through the year, premiums for reinsurers w...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Check Out NYSIR’s Online University »
NYSIR’s Online University has a host of training programs that can assist districts and BOCES with a variety of training f...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Applications Available for 2018 Scholarships »
NYSIR is once again making scholarships available to college-bound seniors from NYSIR-member school districts. Thirte...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Read Our Winter NYSIR News! »
The winter NYSIR News and a special edition of the newsletter highlighting the reciprocal’s involvement with education-rel...
Thursday, March 1, 2018
Safer Schools »
Preparing for and Dealing With Armed Intruders. NYSIR has published a new, in-depth white paper titled Safer Schools:...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
School Security and Armed Individuals »
The recent tragedy in Parkland, FL has again placed the spotlight on mental health issues; school security; assault weapon...

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