Faith may be rooted in beliefs and theologies that are many centuries old, but preserving the future requires staying informed on the latest developments in technologies and initiatives that can help protect your church.
Insurance Board presents live, interactive webcasts that address a wide variety of topics essential to keeping churches and ministries safe; these trainings are led by industry experts from Insurance Board and its partners, including our denominational partners. Scroll to view upcoming webcasts and register or search our archived webcast to view previously recorded trainings.
Booklet: Confronting Violence in Houses of Worship
Video: Securing Your House of Worship: A Roadmap to Success
Booklet: Securing Your House of Worship
Church Mutual Insurance
Armed intruder attacks continue to occur in the United States with alarming frequency. These attacks can happen anywhere at any time, typically with little or no warning; any of Church Mutual’s policyholders could be impacted. Church Mutual has partnered with industry experts ALICE Training Institute and Secure Education Consultants (SEC) to help you develop plans and procedures to keep your people safe before, during and after a violent attack.
In addition to engaging in proper risk control measures, it’s also important to know what is covered in your insurance policy. Armed security, volunteer teams and concealed carry all come with certain risks and responsibilities. View the following materials to learn more about armed intruder security, legal liability, considerations and more.
Armed Intruder Resource Kit:
- Armed vs. Unarmed Facility Security
- Risk Reporter - Armed Intruder Security
- Security Assessment
- Click here for more security and crime prevention resources and information.
Use the resources below to better prepare your people and organization should an armed intruder situation occur.
- Armed Intruder Planning Checklist
- Armed Intruder Tabletop Drill
- Armed Intruder Drill Evaluation
- Power of Hello Resources
FEMA’s Developing High Quality Emergency Operation Plans for Houses of Worship also provides in-depth insight around the actions you can take before, during and after an emergency situation to reduce the impact on your people and property.