Abuse Prevention

The Importance of Employment Practices Liability Insurance

Small business owners face an increasing risk of lawsuits from employees who allege discrimination, sexual harassment, retaliation and oth...
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Sexual Harassment Policies and Procedures

You may be wondering what your organization can do to prevent sexual harassment. Now is a necessary time to review your policies and procedu...
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Stand Up for Children: Child Abuse Prevention

April 8, 2015 – April has been declared National Child Abuse Prevention Month by presidential proclamation each year since 1983. During th...
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Three Frequently Asked Questions on Criminal Background Checks

May 28, 2014 – Criminal background checks are an important part of screening the workers and volunteers who assist with the children and...
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Get Proactive About Child Abuse Prevention

Feb. 27, 2013 – When it comes to child abuse, the statistics are startling. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,...
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Background Checks

Anytime a child is violated, shock, horror, and blame follow. When such an incident happens while that child is in the care of an organizati...
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Sexual Misconduct

Sexual Misconduct Hopefully, your organization will never have to face the financial and emotional devastation of sexual misconduct. But ...
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Sexual Harassment

While the greatest sexual offense in any organization is sexual misconduct of a minor, another tragedy that is often overlooked is the poten...
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Responding to Child Sexual Abuse

An allegation of child sexual abuse is one of the most difficult situations that a youth-serving organization such as a school can experienc...
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Reducing Youth Activity Risks

Every organization needs to recognize and address the risks of sponsoring youth activities. While youth programs are excellent for kids, the...