NEWS and Recent Additions:
Please be advised the February 9, 2017 Suburban Municipal JIF meeting at 8AM in Scotch Plains, NJ has been CANCELLED due to the incoming snow expected to hit the region at that time.
The meeting will not be rescheduled for the month; the Suburban Municipal JIF will meet next on Thursday March 9, 2017 at 8AM in Scotch Plains.
MEL/MRHIF Educational Seminar
(Click here) for the registration form for the 7th annual MEL/MRHIF Educational Seminar, Friday, April 21, East Windsor. Continuing Ed credits are available for: CFO/CMFO, Public Works, Clerks, Insurance Producers, Purchasing Agents, Accountants (CPAs), Lawyers, TCH Water Supply & Waste Water Operators, RPPO and QPA.
Management of Special Events:
(Click here) to view the Management of Special Events booklet -- which includes a Special Event Safety Checklist. Special thanks to AJ Gallagher for revising the publication.
2017-2018 Employment Practices Risk Control Program:
(Click here) to review EPL Compliance Program -- which includes Personnel Manual & Training Requirements.
(Click here) for information that the MEL commissioned the Rutgers University Bloustein Local Government Research Center to produce in order for local governmental entities to assess risks and ensure the security of their information systems.
Emergency Restoration Services:
(Click here) to access a white paper, drafted by the Morris JIF, on the legal requirements to contract for emergency restoration services along with a list of vendors that have been pre-qualified.
Legal Decision Library:
(Click here) to access the MEL's expanded legal decision library covering important court decisions concerning employment practices, ethics, tort claims, workers' compensation and the open public meetings act.
(Click here) to view eight new recorded management webinars including a risk management orientation for local officials, an orientation for new JIF Commissioners, a webinar on Workers' Compensation, a webinar on Title 59 Liability, a program on public officials and employment practices liability, a training program on environmental liability, a model Local Officials Ethics course, and a program on preventing pedestrian accidents.