ERIC Number: ED309540
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Risk Management for Schools.
National Association of Independent Schools, Boston, MA.
This manual focuses on the promotion of good risk management practices. The first of four sections presents an overview of risk management in terms of risk management concepts and avoiding, transferring, controlling, and financing risk. Second, the manual present methods for identifying and assessing risk. The third section discusses different facets of insurance policies and coverage: broker selection, changes and trends, risk pooling, policy coverages, and uninsurable risks. The last section discusses an effective risk management, or loss control, program, including contingency planning for emergencies and guidelines for high-risk areas (such as athletics, science laboratories, and school buses). Appended is a glossary of terms. (SI)
Descriptors: Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Financial Support, Insurance, Legal Responsibility, Private Schools, Risk
Publications, National Association of Independent Schools, 18 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02108 ($20.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: National Association of Independent Schools, Boston, MA.