A Quick Guide to Effective Interviewing

This is the second in a series of articles about how to build a strong and lasting team. This article will focus on effective interviewing strategies.

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What’s Lurking in the Swimming Pool?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) are renewing their warnings this year about infections of Cryptosporidum in swimming pools. Last year, there were 32 reported outbreaks of Cryptosporidium linked to swimming pools or water playgrounds.

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Ask the Experts: Waivers

An injury is not compensable if it occurs as a result of an employee’s participation in a voluntary recreational activity or program, regardless of whether the employer promoted, sponsored, or supported the recreational activity or program.

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Meet TRISTAR Liability Claims Adjuster Julie Zimmerman

We invite our members to meet Julie Zimmerman who will be working on behalf of the CSD Pool.

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Reminder: Training Credit Participation Deadline Approaches!

As we approach the deadline for the Training Credit Programs, a lot of members get their last few employees to take the training and earn the district 5% off of their 2018 liability contribution. Training must be completed at the CSD Pool’s Training Centers between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017

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Get in Gear

We have partnered with First Gear Skid School to help put safer drivers behind the wheel.

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Expanded Clean-up Services from SERVPRO

Sewer backups are a big deal, and we haven’t been shy about reminding you of that fact. Chances are you’ve heard about our partnership with SERVPRO of Greater Boulder regarding professional and expedited cleanup services. However, what you may not realize is the extent of SERVPRO’s services, which also include repair for damages from fire and vandalism.

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Handling New Hires with Kid Gloves

While it is not uncommon to employ minor employees at special districts, many employers don’t know that certain hazardous job functions performed by minors are strictly prohibited under federal and state laws.

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Meet TRISTAR Branch Manager Brandi Kwiatkowski

We invite our members to meet Brandi Kwiatkowski who will be working on behalf of the CSD Pool.

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An Open Letter to District Supervisors and Managers

As a supervisor in your district, you are looked upon as a leader and as such, you have a responsibility to guide your team, adapt to changes that come up, and plan for success. But part of that mission means ensuring that your district is both a safe workplace and a safe place for guests and visitors.

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CFH Trust Expands to Help Firefighters Cope with Catastrophic Illness

Starting this month, the Colorado Firefighter Heart and Circulatory Benefits Trust will officially become the Colorado Firefighter Heart and Cancer Benefits Trust (CFHC Trust). This change comes on the heels of Governor Hickenlooper’s signing of Senate Bill 17-214, which makes it possible for the CFHC Trust to provide coverage for five statutorily covered cancers similarly to providing benefits for heart and circulatory malfunctions to firefighters

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