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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

    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.
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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.


Healthcare

4 quick tips to help professional caregivers handle grief and avoid burnout
By Glatfelter Risk Team on April 4, 2019

Caregivers need to address the effects of losing patients to avoid letting them accumulate and eventually cause burnout. Aside from the professional aspects of the job, it’s important to...

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Emergency Services

Fire + EMS Burnout: Causes, Signs + Effects
By Glatfelter Risk Team on March 28, 2019

Burnout is a psychological response to chronic work stress. Given the stressful and traumatic situations that firefighters and EMTs often face, it's not surprising that burnout is common in...

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Religious

Protecting your congregation's youth: 5 tips for church childcare safety
By Glatfelter Risk Team on February 14, 2019

Your church has a wonderful childcare facility, allowing your members to use a care center for their children that resonates with them. While your childcare attendees are learning and...

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Emergency Services

How to implement a wellness program in your fire department
By Glatfelter Risk Team on December 27, 2018

Fire chiefs can help promote the mental and physical health of their volunteer firefighters by implementing a wellness program. Taking a comprehensive approach, making a team-wide...

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Healthcare

4 cold weather safety tips for seniors
By Glatfelter Risk Team on December 21, 2018

Seniors face serious risks during the winter months. Here's how you can help your clients take on the chilly temperatures and extreme weather by limiting the challenges they face.

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Religious

5 Christmas tree fire safety tips
By Glatfelter Risk Team on December 13, 2018

Christmas trees are a beautiful way to celebrate the holiday season. However, they pose risks to your organization. Check out these 5 Christmas tree fire safety tips.

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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

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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