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    Education

    Your passion is our purpose. We’d be honored to help you keep your school safe along the journey of making a difference in the lives of others.

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  • Emergency Services

    Emergency Services

    As many of our staff are fellow first responders, we live, respect and protect the emergency services community. We’ve suited up to help protect you from the risks you face during your mission to save lives.

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  • Healthcare

    Healthcare

    We care for the caregivers. Together, we can help keep your facility, patients and residents out of harm’s way.

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  • Public Entities

    Public Entity

    Feeling risky? You don’t have to. We’re here to help you protect your municipality, water district or other public entity from the risks it faces.

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  • Religious

    Religious

    We want to help empower your passion and inspire others. Find out how to keep your religious organization a safe and welcoming place for all.

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Welcome to the Passion Project!

We see you. Out there, every day, pursuing your dreams and making strides in your industry. The Passion Project Blog is designed to celebrate people just like you—and to create an encouraging, inspiring place for you to find everything you need to pursue your professional passions more successfully and safely. We hope you’ll get lost in our stories, find value in our tips and put our strategies to good use. We’ve broken things down by industry so you can focus on what matters most to you.
Ready to tap into your passion?

Public Entity

Prepping your organization for winter weather
By Richie Almeida, Marketing on December 7, 2018

You never know what to expect when winter arrives. Whether it brings a wintry mix or below-zero temperatures, developing a winter weather plan can help you combat these complications....

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Education

Too cold for school? Know when cold is too cold for your students
By Richie Almeida, Marketing on November 29, 2018

School officials - it can be hard to know when it's too cold for school. There are many factors to consider when making the decision to close your institution due to temperatures. Consider...

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Emergency Services

What is the New York State Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Law?
By Glatfelter Risk Team on November 26, 2018

What is the New York State Volunteer Firefighter Enhanced Cancer Disability Law? Will it require your facility to provide cancer insurance coverage for members? We've broken down the...

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Emergency Services

Solar energy fire safety: what emergency responders need to know
By Chief Bill Jenaway, VFIS on November 26, 2018

Solar panels help homes and businesses save energy and money, and are becoming increasingly used; but they pose unique risks and hazards to emergency responders. Stay aware of these...

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Emergency Services

How emergency service organizations can begin to prepare their facility for winter weather
By Glatfelter Risk Team on November 23, 2018

Need winter maintenance tips? It's important for fire departments and ambulance centers to prepare their buildings for winter weather to help protect their equipment and members. There are...

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Healthcare

It's getting chilly: preparing healthcare facilities for winter
By Glatfelter Risk Team on November 15, 2018

Have you ever reached for the heat, only to realize it isn't functioning? With winter weather on the way, you do not want to deal with a broken climate control system or frozen pipes. Help...

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Religious

Fruitful fundraising for churches: 3 tips for building a generous culture
By Katrina Eicholtz, Marketing on November 9, 2018

We're rethinking fundraising in religious organizations. Check out our tips and best practices for raising the funds you need to further your mission.

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Public Entity

Solar panel safety: what municipal workers need to know
By Glatfelter Risk Team on November 1, 2018

The use of solar panels is increasing across the nation, and it is important for municipal workers and public entities to be aware of the unique risks they provide. Understanding the keys...

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Education

Addressing cyberbullying in your school
By Richie Almeida, Marketing on October 26, 2018

Cyberbullying may mainly occur at home, but statistics prove that these experiences carry over to school grounds. Know the signs and effects of cyberbullying to educate yourself and take...

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Emergency Services

Your crew is at risk for skin cancer—Better protect yourselves with these simple steps
By Brittany Wolf, Marketing on October 18, 2018

Studies show that skin cancer has been deemed an "occupational disease" for firefighters. Make sure your crew is aware of how to properly protect their skin from the dangers resulting from...

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