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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 As the...
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Risk Transfer Updates »
Click here to see an updated memo on Contract Agreement Forms related to Risk Transfer.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Risk Transfer Updates »
Click here to see an updated memo on Risk Transfer information and guidance.
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...
Friday, September 21, 2018
Active Shooter Insurance »
Click here to read the Active Shooter Insurance Letter [PDF].
Friday, September 21, 2018
Violent Event Extra Expense Endorsement »
Click here to read the Violent Event Extra Expense Endorsement policy changes [PDF].

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