NEW JERSEY SCHOOLS INSURANCE GROUP
450 Veterans Drive
Burlington NJ 08016
(609) 386-6060 - Fax (609) 386-8877
October 28, 2014, the New Jersey Schools Insurance Group (NJSIG)
awarded the Fair Lawn Board of Education its 2014 Safety Award. The Fair
Lawn Board of Education is one of thirty nine districts to receive this
award of distinction from over 400 districts in NJSIG's workers'
compensation insurance pool. Recipients of the award are selected based
upon two criteria.
is the effort the Fair Lawn Board of Education put forth as measured by
the New Jersey Schools Insurance Group's Safety Assessment. The second
criteria is the result achieved as measured by the workers'
compensation loss ratio which is loss dollars divided by premium
2014 recipients were recognized for implementing an effective safety
program in their districts. This minimized their workers' compensation
costs. The ultimate benefit is to the taxpayers and students. The
students will have fewer substitute employees so the continuity of their
education is maintained at the highest level. The taxpayers will
realize a savings, as the school district pays out lower insurance
New Jersey Schools Insurance Group, located in Burlington, New Jersey,
is a non-profit entity, which provides property and casualty insurance
at reduced costs to public schools in New Jersey. It is only statewide
insurance pool for property, casualty, and workers' compensation in New