CISD Receives Loss Prevention Grant
Coppell ISD was awarded a loss prevention grant of $4,000 from the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Risk Management Fund. This award is part of $550,000 in grants the Fund has given to 200 Texas school districts and educational entities this year. The money will help CISD implement loss prevention and safety initiatives to reduce the potential for property losses and on-the-job injuries and raise awareness of safety issues. Loss prevention grants are awarded based on the value of justification, the expected loss prevention outcomes, and the quality of the application.The TASB Risk Management Fund is the largest risk sharing pool for school districts and one of the largest public entity risk pools in the nation. Created in 1974, the Fund provides comprehensive risk management coverage and services in the areas of workers' compensation, property/casualty, and unemployment compensation. More than 1,100 school districts, education cooperatives, junior colleges, education service centers, and county appraisal districts participate in one or more of the Fund's programs.