Safety & Accident Prevention

  • Safety Advice and Resources

Each quarter, Church Mutual shares safety information on a variety of topics:

Safety Checklist for churches 

Church Mutual's Risk Control Consulting service

Entry mats - welcoming and safe

Severe winter weather checklist

Host a safe Flu Shot Clinic

Host a safe Trunk-or-Treat event

Food preparation safety

Ladder safety

Reduce worker injuries due to lifting/straining

Make your entry ways safer

Frozen pipes and sprinkler systems

Fire safety for the holidays

Keep wagon and sleigh rides safe 

Inspect your heating boiler

Playground safety

Preventing/dealing with frozen pipes

Safe winter driving tips

Preventing slip and fall incidents

Resources on safety, accident prevention and loss control are available from Church Mutual that cover such issues as permission and consent forms, financial safeguards, the value of background checks and preventing fund-raising fraud.

The tools you find there are designed to help churches keep their members, guests, employees, and facilities as safe as possible.

Some of these materials are available only to Church Mutual policy holders. If you need your account number to access, please contact Patty Smith at Fred C. Church at (978) 322-7217.

If there is something specific you are looking for and cannot find, don’t hesitate to contact Fred C. Church for assistance.  

Fred C. Church has in-house risk management specialists available to help you. You can contact the head of that team directly: 

Marcy Bauers, Senior Risk Management Consultant, (978) 322-7271 or toll free at (800) 225-1865  ext 7271 or via email at