Introducing the Eastern Insurance Nonprofit Blog Series By Eastern Insurance 7/6/2016 6:03 AM | 0 Comments Welcome to the premier of the Eastern Insurance Nonprofit blog series! While Eastern and the insurance companies we represent have been major providers of both Property & Casualty Insurance and Employee Benefits to the nonprofit industry for many years, we are excited to launch this new monthly resource. In the coming months, you can expect to hear from us on numerous subjects “near and dear” to the intricate world of nonprofits... here’s a quick look at a few upcoming topics: Succession Planning – Are you prepared? Background Checks – How much screening is necessary? Partnering with For-Profit Companies – What are the risks? Planning and Managing Events – Do you have a safety plan? Our topic this month is Managing Volunteers in Your Organization, which includes advice on the three types of volunteer liabilities that could affect your organization; the importance of developing a formal training program; the necessity of distributing safety handbooks; implementing a requirement that volunteers must sign a waiver; and much more to assist you in managing your volunteers and reduce risk. Read the article here. Eastern Insurance looks forward to being a prominent resource to the Nonprofit industry through this blog series and our various social media outlets. Check us out on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter! Provided by Eastern Insurance Group LLC | This Risk Insights is not intended to be exhaustive nor should any discussion or opinions be construed as legal advice. Readers should contact legal counsel or an insurance professional for appropriate advice. | © 2008, 2013 Zywave, Inc. All rights reserved.