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Increase awareness of potential risks and liabilities for churches and leaders, and learn practical steps for protecting ministry.

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Workers' Compensation: Who Is—and Isn't—Covered?

Workers' Compensation: Who Is—and Isn't—Covered? Subscriber access only

A look at how churches should weigh costs and coverages.
The High Costs of an Abuse Claim

The High Costs of an Abuse Claim Subscriber access only

Prevention, right coverage are critical to protecting churches.
Is Parental Consent Needed for Children on Church Videos?

Is Parental Consent Needed for Children on Church Videos? Subscriber access only

Seven things church leaders should note on this evolving area of law.
Risk Topics
  • Children & Youth
    Abuse prevention, abuse reporting requirements, nursery, high-risk activities
  • Emergencies
    Disaster, crisis, medical, violence
  • Insurance
    Coverage, claims, disputes
  • Personnel
    Staff, volunteers, screening, harassment, misconduct
  • Property
    Building, contracts, security, playgrounds, parking lots, entry, accessibility
  • Transportation
    Drivers, vehicles, screening
Lay Counseling Safety

Lay Counseling Safety

Manage the legal and ethical risks that arise in lay counseling and other spiritual care ministries.
Best Practices for Receiving Charitable Contributions

Best Practices for Receiving Charitable Contributions

Practical help and clear understanding on issues surrounding charitable contributions.