Keenan Recognizes 10 California School Districts for Exemplary Participation in Keenan SafeSchools Training Program

TORRANCE, Calif. – August 4, 2016 – Keenan, the largest privately held insurance brokerage and consulting firm in California, recently announced hitting two million course completions in its Keenan SafeSchools online training program since its inception in 2008. In association with this milestone, Keenan has recognized 10 school districts in California as the leading participants.

Each district was presented with a plaque “In recognition of your commitment to student and school safety” along with $1,000 in unrestricted funds. The districts are free to utilize these funds to meet their particular needs, including emergency contingency funds for unexpected expenses.

Districts receiving this special recognition were:

  • Capistrano Unified School District
  • Corona-Norco Unified School District
  • Fremont Unified School District
  • Manteca Unified School District
  • Murrieta Valley Unified School District
  • Oakland Unified School District
  • Perris Union High School District
  • Poway Unified School District
  • Saugus Union School District
  • Tracy Unified School District

“Effective and timely training is absolutely vital to avoiding unnecessary impacts, cost and otherwise, from situations involving workers’ compensation claims or abuse situations,” said John Stephens, Senior Vice President and Property & Casualty Practice Leader for Keenan. “Our fundamental goal with Keenan SafeSchools has always been to equip administrators, faculty and all other school employees with the tools to proactively acquire education and training to make the school environment as safe as possible for them and the students they serve.”

Keenan SafeSchools, a comprehensive online safety training and tracking system, was introduced in 2008 with 80 online courses. Today, the program offers more than 200 courses and provides schools with important resources for training employees in areas of safety and regulatory compliance that can be deployed efficiently and cost-effectively as a turnkey solution. All courses are written by expert authors and are set in a school environment. A Compliance Management System automatically tracks and reports on each employee as they complete their training assignments.

For information on Keenan insurance brokerage and consulting programs, visit www.keenan.com.

 

About Keenan
Founded in 1972, Keenan is a top-25 largest insurance consulting and brokerage firm in the U.S. and the largest independent broker in California. Keenan is dedicated to providing superior insurance products and services to schools, community colleges, healthcare organizations and municipalities for employee benefits, health benefit management services, workers’ compensation, risk management, and property and liability. With headquarters in Torrance, CA, Keenan has a staff of more than 700 insurance specialists and branch offices in Riverside, San Clemente, Oakland, San Jose, Rancho Cordova, Redwood City, Pleasanton and Eureka. For more information, call 800-654-8102 or 310-212-3344, email info@keenan.com or visit www.keenan.com.