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

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

    S2 E2 – Missing Keys. Why you need to up your security game

    S2 E2 – Missing Keys. Why you need to up your security game

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    S2 E2 – Missing Keys. Why you need to up your security game
    Security is only as strong as the human element.  The policies and procedures you have in place will never work if you don’t enforce them.  Today, Joan and Steve explore the issue of missing keys and the devastating effect this can have on the security of your facilities.
    Read our blog post on this topic:
    Israel’s security – is it the toughest
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    S2E1 – Leadership Failures in Public Agencies

    S2E1 – Leadership Failures in Public Agencies

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    S2E1 – Leadership Failures in Public Agencies
    Leadership is the talk of all boardrooms.  And it is the talk among Risk Managers as well.  Today, David Jefferson and I explore the idea of stagnation, leadership and ownership.  Listen in as we explore these concepts and how they show their ugly heads in public agencies.
    Read our blog post on this topic:
    Your Stagnation Shines Through in Risk Management
    Complete Leadership Failures in Safety
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    Articles Related To This Episode:
    SAT Testing Board is Assigning Secret ‘Adversity Score’ to Students Applying to College
    California’s education funding is at a record high. So why are schools short on cash? – Los Angeles Times
    Trump’s budget proposal would cancel public service loan forgiveness
    Georgetown Rich Kid Isabelle Henriquez ‘Gloated’ After Allegedly Cheating SATs
    NHS told to ditch ‘outdated’ pagers – BBC News
    Girl’s fall from Eldora lift prompts parents to start safety petition
    An Elementary School Apologized After Students Were Instructed To Play A “Runaway Slave” Game


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    S2 E0 – Get ready for Season Two of the Risk Control Show

    S2 E0 – Get ready for Season Two of the Risk Control Show

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    S2 E0 – Get ready for Season Two of the Risk Control Show
    Get ready folks, we are back with Season Two of The Risk Control Show.  We have a lot to talk about and it is gonna blow your mind.  David Jefferson will be joining us on the Risk Control Show to discuss what we have been doing and share his intellect on risk management.
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    Ep 139. Lessons learned, cool tools and other oddities with Jeff Malek

    Ep 139. Lessons learned, cool tools and other oddities with Jeff Malek

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    Ep 139. Lessons learned, cool tools and other oddities with Jeff Malek
    Technology continues to progress but that doesn’t mean that old school tech is dead.  In fact, there are many things that have outlasted the people who invented them that are far superior to today’s modern tech.  In this episode, I sit down with Jeff Malek (our attorney) to discuss some of the cool tools and lessons learned from mastering your own farm.
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    Articles Related To This Episode:
    Automatic Folding Step Stool
    Indian Fire Pump History

     

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    Ep 138. A reminder from New Zealand

    Ep 138. A reminder from New Zealand

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    Ep 138. A reminder from New Zealand
    Mass shootings are still here and your training is no more sophisticated and still hasn’t evolved.  It’s time to stop thinking these things don’t happen and face reality.  Active shooters are real and the results are devastating.  Remember, OSHA’s General Duty Clause only applies to employees, not students, but your General Liability says differntly.
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    Articles Related To This Episode:
    Wilmes Active Shooter Program
    (1) New Zealand shooting: Jacinda Ardern bans all military-style semi-automatic guns and assault rifles – live updates | World news | The Guardian
    Facebook: New Zealand shooter livestream not reported during massacre
    New Zealand bans military assault rifles after massacre
    New Zealand terror suspect planned third attack, police chief says – CNN
    New Zealand bans military-style rifles, prime minister says days after mosque attacks that left 50 dead – The Washington Post
    In Wake Of Mass Shooting, New Zealand’s Ardern Calls For Global Fight Against Racism : NPR
    After New Zealand Shooting, Founder of 8chan Expresses Regrets – WSJ
    Don’t Censor the New Zealand Shooting Videos – POLITICO Magazine

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    Ep 137. To SIt or Not to Sit. Sit/Stand workstations

    Ep 137. To SIt or Not to Sit. Sit/Stand workstations

    Welcome To The Risk Control Show
    Ep 137. To SIt or Not to Sit. Sit/Stand workstations
    The debate rages on.  Should you sit or should you stand at work.  The evidence is not in, but after being in ergonomics since 1997, I can tell you I have an opinion on the matter.
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    Articles Related To This Episode:
    Stand Up and Be Empowered with a Healthier Lifestyle | JustStand.org
    Is Your Standing Desk Doing More Harm Than Good? | Wellness | US News
    Sit vs. Stand: Who Benefits from Sit-to-Stand Workstations? – Ergobuyer
    Recommendations for sit-stand workstations » Wellnomics
    There’s a better way to use a standing desk | Popular Science
    Standing Desk Vs Sitting | Calories Burned Standing Vs Sitting – StandDesk
    Sit-Stand Desks Good for the Mind. What About the Body?
    What to Choose: Standing Desk vs. Sit-Stand Converter? |
    Standing Desks: Health Benefits Debated

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    • 19 min

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