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Steve Wilmes explores risk management in cities, schools, and business.

The Risk Control Show Steve Wilmes

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Steve Wilmes explores risk management in cities, schools, and business.

    500 – Basket Weaving Risk

    500 – Basket Weaving Risk

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    500 - Basket Weaving Risk
    As Risk Managers, we have lost it.  Today, Steve explores the various issues that make up the basket of risk.  School shootings, infrastructure, gender issues and much more.  Find out how good of a job you are doing.
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    List of school shootings in the United States - Wikipedia
    Loudoun County School District Breaks Silence on Transgender Sexual Assault Case | National Review
    Loudoun County father arrested at school board event says school tried to cover up daughter's bathroom assault | Fox News
    Loudoun County father arrested at school board meeting wants court venue changed | WJLA
    Parent Arrested at Out-of-Control School Board Meeting on News Trans Policy
    President Joe Biden Visits New Jersey To Push Infrastructure Plan, Including Portal Bridge Construction – CBS New York





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    408 – Prepare for Mass Shootings

    408 – Prepare for Mass Shootings

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    408 - Prepare for Mass Shootings
    More and more mass shootings are taking place.  COVID has kept people in the house, now that they are out, how will they respond.  Don't be caught unprepared.  Get ready and update your emergency plan.
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    Suspected Stop & Shop shooter charged with murder at arraignment | Newsday
    https://www.newsday.com/long-island/crime/stop-shop-shooting-1.50222300
    Stop & Shop suspected shooter was a 'troubled employee,' police said - ABC News
    https://abcnews.go.com/US/dead-hurt-long-island-supermarket-office-shooting-suspect/story?id=77190888
    West Hempstead, New York: Man held in connection with Stop & Shop grocery shooting, police say - CNN
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/20/us/west-hempstead-stop-and-shop-shooting/index.html
    1 dead, 2 wounded in Long Island grocery store shooting; suspect apprehended
    https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/suspect-large-after-deadly-shooting-new-york-grocery-store-n1264667
    Local couple working toward healing after surviving FedEx shooting | Fox 59
    https://fox59.com/news/indianapolis-fedex-shooting/local-couple-working-toward-healing-after-surviving-fedex-shooting/
    Indianapolis FedEx shooting: Gunman Brandon Hole browsed White supremacist websites in March 2020, police say - CNN
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/20/us/indianapolis-shooting-fedex-tuesday/index.html
    Indianapolis FedEx shooting: Gunman Brandon Hole browsed White supremacist websites in March 2020, police say - CNN
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/20/us/indianapolis-shooting-fedex-tuesday/index.html
    8 killed in mass shooting at Indianapolis FedEx facility; suspect, 19, was former employee - ABC News
    https://abcnews.go.com/US/multiple-people-shot-indianapolis-fedex-facility-police/story?id=77109792
    Columbus, Ohio, shooting: Police officer shot and killed a Black teenage girl holding a knife, police say and bodycam video shows - CNN
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/21/us/ohio-columbus-police-shooting-15-year-old/index.html
    Ma’Khia Bryant: Columbus, Ohio, police shooting video released
    https://www.dispatch.com/story/news/crime/2021/04/20/one-person-killed-officer-involved-shooting-east-side/7309088002/





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    407 – Crisis on the Border

    407 – Crisis on the Border

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    407 - Crisis on the Border
    There's a lot more to the crisis on the border than the storm front.  There is a whole series of dominos that will fall on public schools.  Today' Steve explores these future concerns.
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    • 19 min
    406 – Screw the Experts

    406 – Screw the Experts

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    406 - Screw the Experts
    Why are we listening to false experts.  In today's episode, Steve talks about what a real expert is and why we need to focus on accuracy and not precision.  Listen in and get all the juicy details on what it means to be a better risk manager.
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    • 18 min
    404 – The RipCord of Risk

    404 – The RipCord of Risk

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    404 - The RipCord of Risk
    There's a RipCord in risk.  It is spun by three strands of solid risk management principles.  Break the principles and the ripcord unravels and spells destruction.  Today, Steve discusses the ripcord with modern examples including the pepper-spraying of a 9-year-old girl, the possible teachers' strike in Chicago and NY's mishandling of COVID death stats.  Learn the basics of risk and hold to them with this episode of The Risk Control Show.
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    Three officers suspended after police pepper spray 9-year-old girl in Rochester, N.Y.
    https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/police-pepper-spray-9-year-old-girl-rochester-n-y-n1256313
    Rochester police officers handcuff and pepper-spray a 9-year-old girl after call of 'family trouble' - CNN
    https://www.cnn.com/2021/02/01/us/rochester-police-pepper-spray-child/index.html
    Rochester suspends officer on scene for pepper-spraying of girl, 9
    https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2021/02/01/rochester-new-york-officers-suspended-pepper-spraying-incident-involving-girl/4346945001/
    Cuomo participated in 'coverup' of New York nursing home coronavirus deaths: Rep. Lee Zeldin | Fox News
    https://www.foxnews.com/politics/new-york-cuomo-nursing-home-coronavirus-deaths-coverup
    Investigation: Cuomo Team Undercounted N.Y. COVID-19 Nursing Home Deaths : Coronavirus Updates : NPR
    https://www.npr.org/sections/coronavirus-live-updates/2021/01/28/961637249/investigation-cuomo-team-undercounted-n-y-covid-19-nursing-home-deaths
    Cuomo administration underreported Covid deaths in nursing homes, report says
    https://www.cnbc.com/2021/01/28/cuomo-administration-underreported-nursing-home-covid-deaths-ny-attorney-general-says.html
    N.Y. Severely Undercounted Virus Deaths in Nursing Homes, Report Says - The New York Times
    https://www.nytimes.com/2021/01/28/nyregion/nursing-home-deaths-cuomo.html
    CPS won’t lock out teachers this week, pushing back strike threat in hopes of ‘final resolution’ - Chicago Sun-Times
    https://chicago.suntimes.com/education/2021/2/1/22261270/cps-ctu-lockout-strike-teachers-union-public-schools-lori-lightfoot
    Chicago Public Schools students to remain virtual Tuesday, Wednesday as progress made with CTU - ABC7 Chicago
    https://abc7chicago.com/chicago-teachers-union-public-schools-cps-update-today-strike/10241852/
    Editorial: Teachers stay home due to science, then ignore science when it’s time to go back - Chicago Tribune
    https://www.chicagotribune.com/opinion/editorials/ct-editorial-pandemic-cps-reopening-ctu-strike-20210201-tvqvdlur4ja3je6w4rbv7diqjq-story.html
    Chicago teacher strike threat grows as elementary students miss return
    https://www.illinoispolicy.org/chicago-teacher-strike-threat-grows-as-elementary-students-miss-return/





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    • 31 min
    403 – Cancel Culture Spells Serious Trouble – Don’t Blacklist

    403 – Cancel Culture Spells Serious Trouble – Don’t Blacklist

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    403 - Cancel Culture Spells Serious Trouble - Don't Blacklist
    Our private companies are blacklisting political parties and canceling the President.  Be careful what you do next as public agencies don't have the same protections.


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