Common Pest Infestations and Prevention

Unwanted pests are a common problem for facilities, where insects, rodents and other small animals seek easy access to food, water and shelter. With warmer weather returning, pests may become a problem at the Post. These pests can be a problem for your Post in more ways than one. Some pests carry diseases which can [...]

March 25th, 2021|Risk management|0 Comments

Dram Shop Laws Your Post Needs to Know

If your Post hosts events where alcohol is served, you may face risks that other organizations don't have to think about through dram shop laws. In some cases, you can be sued for the damages caused by an event attendee who's had too much to drink. To protect your Post, it's important to know what [...]

February 25th, 2021|Risk management|0 Comments

3 Common Liquor Liability Claims and How to Prevent Them

Every claim is unique, but some kinds of claims come up more often than others. That's the case with many liquor liability claims, which tend to fall into 3 main categories. If your Post hosts events where alcohol is served, you face a higher risk for these liquor liability claims. Here's what your Post should [...]

December 28th, 2020|Risk management|0 Comments

How to Screen Volunteers: 8 Tips to Follow When Looking for Volunteers

Volunteers help contribute the skills, manpower and enthusiasm your organization needs to succeed without breaking the bank. But bringing new volunteers into your Post also presents risk, and that's why all Posts need to screen volunteers. We would all like the believe volunteers get involved in causes and organizations for the right reasons, but this [...]

September 30th, 2020|Risk management|0 Comments

How to Stay Safe in the Heat

It’s the height of summer, and many people are excited to be spending more time outdoors after COVID-related closures. But along with the fresh air and sunshine there is extreme heat that can be dangerous to your health. As your Post schedules activities outdoors this summer, take the heat into account. It could mean the [...]

July 21st, 2020|Risk management|0 Comments