Salient Safety Resources

December 1, 2017

Explore this RISK eNewsletter focused on workplace safety.

Whiteboard Wisdom Videos on Workplace Safety

The NRMC team recently collaborated with Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.’s Nonprofit Practice to develop a series of Whiteboard Wisdom videos on various workplace safety and risk topics. Watch the Whiteboard Wisdom videos focused on workplace safety:

Workplace Safety: A Mindset

Building Awareness of Workplace Hazards

Safe Lifting: Why & How

Incident Investigation for Nonprofits

Or visit Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.’s Nonprofit Practice to view the entire Whiteboard Wisdom video series (when visiting, scroll down to see the videos). Need help developing custom videos for your organization, members, or customers? Contact Erin Gloeckner at 703.777.3504 to learn about NRMC services.¬†

Avoid Distracted Driving: Don’t Get Teary &¬† Put Down Siri

Handheld and hands-free devices–as well as emotional distractions–cause fatalities and injuries in car crashes every day. Protect your staff and volunteers by learning about the risks of distracted driving.

For more transportation tips, download our distracted driving infographic or read The Transportation Issue of our Risk Management Essentials magazine.

Hitting the Nail on the Head: Prioritizing Safety at Your Nonprofit

Workplace safety doesn’t always come naturally; don’t ever assume that safety culture is common sense! Read about common workplace safety missteps and practical strategies for cultivating a culture of safety in your workplace.

Risks of Sleep Deprivation: Get Your Beauty Sleep for Safety

Sleep deprivation causes more workplace safety incidents and productivity issues than you might think. Read about the workplace risks of sleep deprivation and the benefits sleep health for your employees and volunteers.

Winter Weather Prep: The Weather Outside is Frightful!

And shivering at work is not delightful. Here in Leesburg, VA, we have yet to experience bone-deep cold weather and shocking gusts of wind, but temperatures may soon dip. Weather is part of every nonprofit’s unpredictable, uncontrollable context, but we can all resolve to be better prepared for cold weather conditions.

Learn about how to prepare for upcoming wintry conditions.

Need help managing the risks facing your nonprofit? Contact the Nonprofit Risk Management Center team to explore our educational resources and consulting services: or 703.777.3504.