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15th GSRMA Annual Conference is a wrap!

The 15th GSRMA Annual Conference is a wrap! This year’s theme, “Vision”, is defined as the “the faculty or state of being able to see, or the ability to think about or plan for the future with imagination and wisdom.” The word, and its definition, embodies our goal for our interaction [...]

By |November 19th, 2019|Trainings/Confrences|

Save the Date for GSRMA’s 15th Annual Conference

We are pleased to invite you to Golden State Risk Management Authority’s 15th Annual Training Conference. This year, we will again be presenting a two day conference, which will be held on October 23, 2019 – October 24, 2019, at Colusa Casino in Colusa, CA. Please click below to see the [...]

By |July 9th, 2019|Trainings/Confrences|

GSRMA Board of Directors Election

At the January 9, 2019 meeting, the GSRMA Board of Directors approved the candidate district list for the 2019 GSRMA Board election. The election is to be conducted from February 1 through April 19, 2019. Each district will get one vote each. The vote will either be by board action or [...]

By |February 1st, 2019|Trainings/Confrences|

Social Media Strategies

Community members of all ages and backgrounds are increasing their use of social media tools as a way to connect to each other and the issues they care about. Not surprisingly, cities and counties are also increasing their use of these communications channels to reach residents. These articles and tip sheets [...]

By |November 14th, 2018|Trainings/Confrences|

Fantastic Fourteen!

Fantastic Fourteen! GSRMA’s 14th Annual Training Conference opened October 18, 2018 at Rolling Hills Casino in Corning, California and continued into October 19th. Many thanks to all those who attended, making “Dangerous Shoals” our best attended conference to date. Thursday’s session welcomed 144 attendees and Friday, 114. The GSRMA team delivered [...]

By |October 31st, 2018|Trainings/Confrences|

Look to GSRMA for Training

We understand that employee training can be time consuming and expensive. A key component of GSRMA’s philosophy is to encourage training at all levels of your organization. As such, we offer a variety of attractive alternatives. First, whatever your training plan is, your program will be enhanced by attendance at our [...]

By |August 31st, 2018|Trainings/Confrences|

Understanding Volunteer Workers’ Compensation Coverage

The California Labor Code requires that all “employees” be covered under a workers’ compensation insurance policy. Not only does the Labor Code define “employee,” it also provides guidance about who is not an employee and, therefore, not covered by workers’ compensation insurance. Specifically, Labor Code § 3352 states that the term [...]

By |April 12th, 2018|Trainings/Confrences|

Use of Privately Owned Vehicles for Business Purposes

We understand that circumstances often require employees to use their privately owned vehicles (POV) for business purposes. It is important for employees, managers, supervisors at all levels to understand an employee’s personal automobile policy is the primary coverage for liability and/or damages when involved in an accident while on district business. [...]

By |April 4th, 2018|Trainings/Confrences|