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December 5, 2018

MUSIC-Provided Cyber Coverage

Effective December 31, 2018 all members of MUSIC are provided with Cyber Liability Coverage as part of their membership. This policy provides a $2,000,000 limit with a deductible of $5,000. Cyber Liability insurance is designed to protect you from: • Unauthorized release of confidential information • Violations of person’s rights to privacy • Personal injury in […]

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December 5, 2018

Renewal of 2018 Certificates of Insurance

Amy Mehrmann-Dale – Client Service Associate – Gallagher During the year, many Certificates of Insurance are issued – some require renewal and some do not. Each year, the MUSIC team provides a Certificate Renewal List to every Member for their Certificates issued for the current policy term. This list can be found in your ‘Document Library’ in the ADMIN PORTAL once you sign […]

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December 5, 2018

Slip and Fall Prevention in Winter Weather

Alan Schmitt – Area VP – Loss Prevention – Gallagher Yes, it is that time of year again when we see an increase in slips and falls as a result of the weather. So, what can we do to help prevent these potential serious injuries? There are several things we can do. However, the first and probably most important […]

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November 14, 2018

Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley/MUSIC Scholarship for 2019 Now Open

Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley/MUSIC Scholarship The Missouri United School Insurance Council (MUSIC) encourages you to apply for the Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley/MUSIC Scholarships. The funding of the scholarships is provided by proceeds from the golf tournament and corporate donations. Dr. Darrell “Jack” Holley was MUSIC’s first Executive Director.  As a school business official with the […]

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September 25, 2018

MUSIC Matters 3rd Quarter 2018

MESSAGE FROM THE BOARD CHAIRMAN DR. BERNARD DUBRAY SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS FORT ZUMWALT SCHOOL DISTRICT Dear MUSIC Member, This message is being written for the third-quarter newsletter. The calendar is moving rapidly and before we know it we will be at another General Membership Meeting in January planning for the next year. The weather has […]

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September 24, 2018

MUSIC Annual Membership Meeting

Mark Stockwell MUSIC Executive Director The 2019 MUSIC Annual Membership Meeting is just around the corner. Please mark your calendars for January 24‐25, 2019 at the Lodge of Four Seasons, Lake of the Ozarks.  The agenda will be sent to all members later in the fall. You may call the Lodge (573‐365‐3000) now to make reservations. You may also register online with MUSIC […]

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September 24, 2018

90-Day Notice

Mark Stockwell MUSIC Executive Director Please recall that MUSIC members are required to provide a 90 day notice (by October 1) if you intend to seek insurance bids for 2019. If you leave the program without providing the notice, there will be a 25% penalty of your 2019 assessment. Unlike some other expenditures, you are […]

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September 24, 2018

Fall Safety

Alan Schmitt, ARM-P Area Vice-President – Loss Prevention Arthur J. Gallagher It’s hard to believe that school has been in session almost a month.   As we get into the fall athletic schedule, homecoming and the other activities which blanket our busy school schedule, we also need to take a moment to remind ourselves of some […]

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September 24, 2018

School Protection Officers – SPO

Alan Schmitt, ARM-P Area Vice President – Loss Prevention Arthur J. Gallagher As discussed in several previous MUSIC Matters articles, the appointment of an SPO is one potential security response for our schools.   It is, however, important that all criteria outlined in the legislation be properly addressed and completed. Earlier this summer, there have been […]

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September 24, 2018

2019 Cyber Coverage

Scott Wightman Area Executive Vice President Arthur J. Gallagher Great news! The MUSIC Board of Directors has chosen to provide Cyber coverage for all members next year. For the last eight years, it has been offered on a voluntary basis with premiums ranging from $650 to $23,000 and deductibles from $5,000 to $25,000 depending on […]

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