• Education

    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?

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When this team of rockstars isn't immersed in the process of researching how to reduce the risks your organization faces, we share stories of our pets, kids and favorite pizza toppings—on the daily.


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

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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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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Healthcare

Preparing for an active shooter situation within your healthcare facility
By Glatfelter Risk Team on October 12, 2018

Expect the unexpected. There are ways to train your staff to strategically protect themselves and your residents from an active shooter.

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Religious

How to prepare your property for winter weather
By Glatfelter Risk Team on October 4, 2018

Fall is here, winter is coming. Prepare your religious entity for winter weather by inspecting heating systems, checking your roof and preparing a plan for parking lot maintenance. Using...

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Public Entity

What your municipality can do to prepare for an active shooter
By Glatfelter Risk Team on September 28, 2018

Prepare the employees within your municipality to be prepared to strategically react to an active shooter situation. Learn the five stages of safe response today.

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Education

3 cybersecurity tips: How to outsmart the hackers
By Glatfelter Risk Team on September 20, 2018

Protecting the data of your students, faculty and staff is incredibly important. A breach of your cybersecurity efforts could happen to your school. There are a few simple ways to protect...

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Emergency Services

Active shooter incidents: Best practices for first responders
By Glatfelter Risk Team on September 14, 2018

Active shooter situations can happen unexpectedly and end before your crew arrives. Train your community on the best ways to keep themselves safe until you can help them.

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Emergency Services

Stay better prepared and stay better protected
By Glatfelter Risk Team on September 10, 2018

Use these critical tips to help prepare and protect yourself and your home from hurricanes, floods and tropical storms. Hurricane season can cause downpours, strong winds, flash flooding...

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