Category: <span>Safety</span>

Supporting Kids with Special Medical Conditions
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Supporting Kids with Special Medical Conditions

Meet Maya. She’s 12 years old and suffers from ADHD and panic attacks. She needs specialized care. How can we equip program staff so that Maya, and others with special medical conditions, can participate safely? Parents need reassurance that their child will be safe in the care of staff who are fully informed and equipped...

10 Must-Know Safety Rules for Kids near Water
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10 Must-Know Safety Rules for Kids near Water

As part of our summer safety series, we have a guest blog from Alexandra T. Greenhill to ensure your kids stay safe near the water. Alexandra is a physician and a mother of three, as well as the co-founder of Careteam, an integrated patient-centered platform for proactive team-based care.   10 #mustknow safety rules for...

Best Practices for a Safe Return to Recreation Programming
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Best Practices for a Safe Return to Recreation Programming

With many states starting to slowly reopen, recreation organizations are tasked with a safe return to programming that keeps participants and staff healthy and safe while maintaining the positive community environment that everyone is used to. We’ve put together some best practices to help you now and as we navigate the coming weeks and months....

Safety In Adaptive Recreation Programs
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Safety In Adaptive Recreation Programs

Adaptive, or inclusive, recreation allows those with illnesses, disabilities, and other conditions to participate in recreational activities. Through the use of activity modifications, technology, and/or assistance, these programs can help everyone enjoy recreation safely and appropriately to enhance their health, functional abilities, independence, and way of life. Whether your organization has dedicated Adaptive Recreation programming...

Your Organization & Coronavirus (COVID-19)
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Your Organization & Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The current situation around the new Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has everyone on high alert. Constant updates and developments can be overwhelming as you try to determine what impact this situation will have on your organization. We know that you always prioritize the safety of your participants, and now the focus is on making sure that...

ePACT for Employees – Frequently Asked Questions
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ePACT for Employees – Frequently Asked Questions

Employees expect the organizations they work for to support them through any emergency. However, most don’t have the necessary information, processes, or communication tools to do so. In the event of an emergency, your organization and staff should ask: How will we support staff and keep them safe? How will we instantly communicate with our...

How To Feel Comfortable About Personal Online Data Security
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How To Feel Comfortable About Personal Online Data Security

Guest blog by Angela Martin, Reciprocity Marketing We’re pleased to introduce Angela Martin as our guest blogger today. Angela is a data geek who has always loved numbers (and cats) that fell in love with machine learning while attending Baylor University for a B.S. in Statistics and enjoys long walks through data frames in R...

10 Ways to Engage Employees in Safety
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10 Ways to Engage Employees in Safety

The safety and wellbeing of your employees is your priority. The most effective way to maintain best practices across your organization is to ensure your staff are fully engaged, committed, and personally motivated. Here are ten ways to engage your employees in safety and personal preparedness. Create a health and safety committee These employees will...