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Why education facilities should have risk management programs

Education facilities managers have learned to be proactive rather than reactive to potential risks

No one could have predicted the Covid-19 pandemic. Education facilities managers (FMs) have had to navigate a series of challenges over the last two years brought on from the pandemic, leading many to begin implementing risk management programs. Having the proper protocols in place have helped school systems across the country prepare for extreme hazards, such as the current respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) outbreak and weather events.

fnPrime education sessionsIn this video, John Shea, CEO, The New York City Department of Education, speaks on what risk management plans the New York Public School system has put in place since the pandemic began and how it has made schools a safer and healthier place to be.