COVID-19 Central

On this page we've consolidated links to our ever-evolving resources of COVID-19 articles, documents, and resources.

Date PostedResource (links open new window)
 09/09/20Hand Sanitizer - Allergy Warning
With the widespread use of many different hand sanitizers, subscribers should be on the alert for potential life-threatening allergens found in some of those products.
09/04/20Student Teachers
Guidance in managing Student Teacher exposure.
08/11/20COVID-19 Resources
Subscriber Resources and Video Links for Re-Opening Plans and Staff Training
 07/21/20Partitions and Dividers
Update on “approvals” from OSHA and SED
07/17/20Update - Jurisdictional Boiler Inspections
 Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB) is restarting jurisdictional inspections in New York state, and will be contacting NYSIR subscriber schools in need of boiler inspections, either current or past due.
07/08/20FDA Hand Sanitizer Warning - Update
The US FDA added five more organizations to its previous Hand Sanitizer Warning.
07/08/20Cyber Alerts and Unemployment Scam Update
A summary of the Unemployment Scam affecting a number of Districts/BOCES and two new Cyber Vulnerabilities.
06/22/20FDA Hand Sanitizer Warning
FDA Advises Consumers Not to Use Hand Sanitizer Products Manufactured by Eskbiochem
05/29/20Equipment start-up following an extended shut down period
Guidance for machinery, electrical installations and mechanical systems from HSB.
05/21/20Five Elements of Risk and Crisis Communication
Communications Planning in Advance Can Help Schools Avoid Risks Down the Line
04/20/20Jurisdictional Boiler Inspection Update
With schools on PAUSE due to the coronavirus pandemic, so are jurisdictional boiler inspections.
 03/24/20Cyber Tips
J. Brett Carruthers, CSP, RSSP Director of Risk Management The current situation is posing significant challenges...
 03/17/20COVID-19 Memo
Dear NYSIR member, With the fast-moving coronavirus (COVID-19) impacting school districts across New York, we want to a...
03/16/20NYSIR 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....
03/06/20Coronavirus Disease 21019 (COVID-19) NYSIR Special School Policy
We have received several inquiries about the applicability of the NYSIR insurance coverage as it relates to the Coronavirus...
03/05/20Guidance on Coronavirus
The coronavirus epidemic is garnering significant concern as it spreads in the United States and more cases are identified in New York State.


This company was issued a secure
rating by the A.M. Best Company, click
for additional details.

800-IS-NYSIR (800-476-9747)

333 Earle Ovington Blvd.,
Suite 905, Uniondale, NY