Risk Management

Manage Your Organization's Risk

The need to minimize risk and prevent loss is important for the future of your organization. Beacon helps you better equip your church, private school, or nonprofit with ways to reduce the danger of irreparable losses. A qualified agent can discuss with you various options to customize a risk management program and risk management policy.

Risk Management Resources

Beacon can provide the educational support and guidance you need to continue your work and grow with as little risk possible. Below are 7 risk management resources to better safeguard your organization.

Start a Safety Initiative

Starting a Safety Initiative offers a clear plan for beginning safety and risk management measures. Provision motivating factors for implementation by outlining a simple, values-based approach to understanding that safety is a crucial. By undertaking basic steps you can as a team create a safer environment from within.
  • Start Safety Initiative
  • Social Media Outlets

Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Preparedness centers around the necessary steps involved in preparing your organization for emergencies and crises. These include fire or medical emergencies, violence, natural disasters, terrorism, and even immoral or criminal acts committed by clergy or administration.
  • Arson & Fire Prevention
  • Violence
  • Defibrillators
  • Disaster Relief Team Safety
  • Electrical Surges
  • Protecting Your Contents
  • Thunderstorm Damage
  • Wind & Hail

Facility Safety

Facility Safety concentrates its focus on taking steps to maintain the safety of the buildings and grounds. This includes minimizing the dangers surrounding heating and air conditioning systems. It also includes reducing the risk of slip and fall accidents while helping safeguard the work of groups and contractors outside your employment. Also covered is electrical hazards, water damage, fire, property crime, and kitchen accidents.
  • Activities
  • Automatic Fire Sprinkler System
  • Baptistry
  • Fire Prevention
  • Kitchens
  • Heating & Cooling Systems
  • Outside Contractors
  • Slips & Falls
  • Water Damage

Financial Safeguards

Financial Safeguards are an aspect of risk management that provide a guideline for preventing embezzling, theft, and the mishandling of funds.
  • Background Checks: How to Perform a Check and Use the Results
  • Financial Safeguards General Survey
  • Key Components to a Financial Safeguard Program

Employee & Volunteer Safety

Employee and Volunteer Safety offers risk management resources to ensure the safety of workers and volunteers and includes guidance on maintaining physical safety and addresses issues regarding workers’ compensation as well as implementing employment practices safeguards, programs for the prevention of adult sexual misconduct, reducing board member liability, and clearly defining the role of volunteers.
  • Adult Release Forms – Samples
  • Adult Sexual Misconduct & Counseling
  • Organization Board
  • Social Media Outlets
  • Return to Work Program Resource Packet
  • Return to Work Resources
  • Worker Safety

Children & Youth Safety

Children and Youth Safety defines steps for safeguarding children against such dangers as sexual abuse and injuries while they are in the care of your organization and its workers, including the time they spend in the nursery, on the playgrounds, and during their participation in recreational activities. This aspect of the program also provides advice on selecting and supervising both paid employees and volunteers working with children and youth.
  • Child Abuse Prevention Resource Packet
  • Child Abuse Prevention
  • Consent Forms
  • Daycare/Nursery Safety
  • Incident Report – Samples
  • Playgrounds

Transportation Safeguards

Transportation Safeguards addresses safety regarding your church, school, or nonprofit transportation. Not only in the selection and maintenance of owned vehicles, but also for those that are rented or borrowed by the organization. In addition, the guide also offers education on the wise selection of drivers and ways to maintain passenger safety.
  • 15-Passenger Van Examples
  • Accident Report Packet
  • Auto Safety & Survival Kit
  • Transportation Safety Checklist
  • Trip Safety Rules Agreement
  • Vehicle Self-Inspection Checklist
Beacon knows the risks involved in running a church, school, or nonprofit can be overwhelming. We have years of experience in guiding people just like you in ways of minimizing risks so you can truly focus on your calling.

Minimize Your Risk Today

Talk with a professional risk management agent about safegaurding your organization. Call us at 850-994-7944 today or