The Authority Newsletter

WCIA Quarterly newsletter features pool administration issues and activities.

2017 December Newsletter

To tree or not to tree

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2017 December Newsletter

2017 COMPACT heads to the finish line

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2017 November Newsletter

The perfect road

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2017 November Newsletter

Prune your exposures

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2017 November Newsletter

WCIA 2018 Goals

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2017 October Newsletter

The mysterious case of the partially inflated ball

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2017 October Newsletter

COMPACT training countdown!

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2017 October Newsletter

Summer blows on out and fall blows on in

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2017 September Newsletter

Contractual risk transfer: die hard

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2017 September Newsletter

Signed, sealed and...delivered?

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2017 August Newsletter

Are you in over your head?

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2017 August Newsletter

When a crisis breaks - follow these 5 steps

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2017 August Newsletter

Lessons learned in litigation

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2017 August Newsletter

WCIA Supervisory Skills Credentialed Program - a mid-year review

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2017 July Newsletter

Is TULIP not at the party?

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2017 July Newsletter

Land use training

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2017 July Newsletter

Land use and the appearance of fairness doctrine

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2017 July Newsletter

Elected Officials - Did you know...?

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2017 June Newsletter

Parks and recreation trainings activity

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2017 June Newsletter

Old thieves never die; they just steal away

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2017 June Newsletter

Look! Up in the Sky!

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2017 May Newsletter

Knock knock

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2017 May Newsletter

Sharing is caring

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2017 May Newsletter

Police Chiefs Forum - A winning platform for risk management dialogue

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Bulletin #77 - Risk Management, May 2017

What's worse than being on the losing end of a $10 million verdict? Probably appealing it and ending up with a $40 million verdict. This past March, in Afoa v. Port of Seattle, Division 1 of the WA State Court of Appeals did just that - and in the process, announced principles that local government may consider taking to heart.

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2017 April Newsletter

Duck, balls!

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2017 April Newsletter

Does your playground make the grade?

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2017 March Newsletter

When Pumpkins Fly

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2017 March Newsletter

Risk Management Training Options for Special Events

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2017 March Newsletter

Risk Transfer for Large Special Events

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2017 March Newsletter

Facility Rentals - When to Require Insurance

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2017 February Newsletter

Ask not what the other City Councilperson said about you...

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2017 February Newsletter

When private is public

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2017 January Newsletter

Slip Sliding Away

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2017 January Newsletter

Risk Services Welcomes in the New Year

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2016 December Newsletter

Executive Committee Candidates 2017

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2016 December Newsletter

2016 COMPACT Winds Down On an Up Beat

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2016 December Newsletter

Potholes: Are They Popping Up in Your Neighborhood?

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2016 November Newsletter

Property Program: Storm Damage

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2016 November Newsletter

Don't be Swayed by Easy Breezy Trees

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2016 October Newsletter

Stormy Weather Ahead? Feeling Drained? Just Reach Out!

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2016 October Newsletter

Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head (and infrastructure)

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2016 October Newsletter

COMPACT Training Countdown!

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2016 September Newsletter

Food Trucks, Shared Use Agreements and Jazzercise, Oh My

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2016 September Newsletter

Your WCIA Liability Coverage

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2016 August Newsletter

Personnel and Employment Law Trainings

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2016 August Newsletter

Lack of training should not be the winning argument in employment litigation.

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2016 August Newsletter

All a Twitter about Linking In to Social Media in the Hiring Process!

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2016 July Newsletter

Land Use - We Like Fat Records

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2016 July Newsletter

Land Use Training

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2016 July Newsletter

Temporary Homeless Encampments...you can't just say no

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2016 June Newsletter

WA Recreational Immunity Statute and Leased Land

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2016 June Newsletter

It's time to play...are your playgrounds and parks ready for all the fun?

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2016 May Newsletter

Are Volunteers Covered?

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2016 May Newsletter

It's TULIP (Tenant User Liability Insurance Program) Season

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2016 April Newsletter

Time to Play Ball!

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2016 April Newsletter

Community Gardens Rhubarb Brouhaha

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March 2016 Newsletter

OC Spray Case Law Update

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March 2016 Newsletter

Finding the Right Fit: Tips for Screening Potential Volunteers in a Law Enforcement Environment

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2016 February Newsletter

Elected official trainings

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2016 February Newsletter

Elected officials are powerful agents of risk management, good and occasionally bad

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2016 February Newsletter

In the spotlight...elected officials

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2016 January Newsletter

WCIA rings in the New Year with changes to the 2016 COMPACT and more grant opportunities!

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2016 January Newsletter

New Year Changes for Online Trainings

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2016 January Newsletter

Property Program Coverage

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2015 December Newsletter

2015 Training and Education Summary

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2015 December Newsletter

2015 COMPACT Winds Down With Much Success

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2015 December Newsletter

Potholes

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2015 December Newsletter

Executive Committee Candidates

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2015 November Newsletter

What you need to know for storm season

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2015 November Newsletter

Don't blow it!

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2015 October Newsletter

"For the heck of it"

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2015 October Newsletter

What is the trap with catch basis on private property?

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2015 October Newsletter

COMPACT compliance reminder

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2015 September Newsletter

Effective risk transfer can resolve liability exposures

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2015 September Newsletter

What's the deal?

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2015 September Newsletter

Legislature passes changes to the Lystedt Law to include sudden cardiac arrest awareness

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2015 August Newsletter

Drug testing: No studying required! A review of pre-employment drug testing

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2015 August Newsletter

Available Personnel trainings

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2015 August Newsletter

Good employment policies can guard against bad facts

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2015 July Newsletter

When does a project vest?

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2015 July Newsletter

Land use training for public officials

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2015 July Newsletter

Are you using your land use hearing examiner to the fullest extent possible?

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2015 June Newsletter

Think twice: Risk transfer for private work in city right-of-way

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2015 June Newsletter

What does it mean to tender a claim?

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2015 June Newsletter

Additional insured endorsements--why bother?!

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2015 June Newsletter

Passing the ball on contracts: it is now time to change your insurance requirments

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2015 May Newsletter

Volunteers: Start them out on the right foot with step by step training

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2015 May Newsletter

Volunteer's ladder injury rung up multiple insurers

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2015 May Newsletter

Learn more about volunteer risk exposures and controls

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2015 April Newsletter

Recreational immunity: not always a slam-dunk defense

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2015 April Newsletter

A swing, and a miss!

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2015 April Newsletter

Parks Risk Management Education & Training

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2015 March Newsletter

You 'shall' read this article

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2015 March Newsletter

Reimbursements available for law enforcement trainings

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2015 March Newsletter

Police body-cams: hold that thought!

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2015 February Newsletter

2015 elections yield a stable committee for the future

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2015 February Newsletter

Do you have a new Police Chief or City Attorney?

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2015 February Newsletter

Information from Executive Session is divulged - now what?

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2014 4th Quarter Newsletter

WCIA coverage document clarified for ease of understanding
2015 Executive Committee candidate statements
2014 COMPACT draws to a successful close
Membership News in Brief

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2014 3rd Quarter Newsletter

Goals for 2015 embrace new perspectives
WCIA received high praise in claims audit
Are your storm drains grate?
Learn more about WCIA through service
Membership News in Brief

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2014 2nd Quarter Newsletter

2013 proves the value of financial strength
All-inclusive play area combines family fun and ADA solutions
Joint ILA needs special consideration
Add these DVDs to your training library
Training reimbursements go online
Membership News in Brief

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2014 1st Quarter Newsletter

Cyber liability coverage now available for the membership
Training and assistance still available regarding cyber liability
Let's do lunch in Yakima
Possible liability exposure of beer and wine vendors at farmers markets
WCIA offers Risk Reduction Grants
Support available for new public records training requirement
Membership News in Brief

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2013 4th Quarter Newsletter

Board Appoints New Executive Director
Executive Committee Candidate Statements
Staffing Changes Taking Place in Claims Department
Another Triumphant COMPACT Year for the Membership
Calendar of Events
Membership News in Brief

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2013 3rd Quarter Newsletter

Executive Committee evaluates how to maintain pool stability
The chill is on!
London Calling - Reinsurers visit WCIA
Get your piece of the pie!
Travel reimbursements available for board meeting
Calendar of Events
Membership News in Brief

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2013 2nd Quarter Newsletter

Hazard Communication & Global Harmonization System
Big Changes Ahead at the Next Full Board Meeting
WCIA Training Support for GHS Rule
Calendar of Events
Membership News in Brief

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2013 1st Quarter Newsletter

Executive Director Announces Retirement from WCIA
WCIA Delegates Are the Key to Our Success
Got Sewage?
Calendar of Events
Membership News in Brief

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