Call for Speakers: 2015 National Educational Forum

Call for Speakers: 2015 National Educational Forum
24 Jun 2014

Call for Speakers: 2015 National Educational Forum

Alarm is seeking submissions for its 2015 National Educational Forum – the UK’s leading public risk management event, at which professionals from a wide range of public service organisations gather to share knowledge and best practice, showcase innovation and demonstrate new techniques that will help your organisation to better manage its risks.

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2014 Alarm Awards Winners Announced

2014 Alarm Awards Winners Announced
24 Jun 2014

2014 Alarm Awards Winners Announced

The Alarm Award winners were announced at a glittering Awards Ceremony held at The Palace Hotel, Manchester on Monday 23 June, during the 2014 Alarm National Educational Forum. The Awards were hosted by BBC's 'Voice of the Balls' Alan Dedicoat.

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Alarm Launches 'Managing the Risk of Fraud: The Alarm Standard for Risk Advisors' (2014)

Alarm Launches 'Managing the Risk of Fraud: The Alarm Standard for Risk Advisors' (2014)
26 May 2014

Alarm Launches 'Managing the Risk of Fraud: The Alarm Standard for Risk Advisors' (2014)

Alarm has this week launched ’Managing the Risk of Fraud: The Alarm Standard for Risk Advisors’ (2014). The Standard will assist risk advisors, working in conjunction with business managers, to ensure that adequate arrangements are in place to manage the risk of fraud well in advance of any occurence.

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Call for Speakers: 2014 Autumn Forum, South East Region

Call for Speakers: 2014 Autumn Forum, South East Region
11 Apr 2014

Call for Speakers: 2014 Autumn Forum, South East Region

Alarm is seeking submissions for the 2014 Autumn Forum being held in the South East region. We are particularly keen to receive proposals that include case studies, award winning initiatives, new tools or techniques, soft skills and submissions which support aspects of Alarm’s Core Competencies in Public Service Risk Management.

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Risk Protection Arrangement for Academy Trusts

Risk Protection Arrangement for Academy Trusts
10 Apr 2014

Risk Protection Arrangement for Academy Trusts

Alarm notes the publication by the DfE of further details on the proposed risk pooling scheme, now titled 'Risk Protection Arrangement (RPA)'.

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Academy Insurance Roundtable Update

Academy Insurance Roundtable Update
20 Mar 2014

Academy Insurance Roundtable Update

Following the Education Funding Association (EFA) February announcement regarding pooled insurance for academies and free schools, Alarm has been working with partners and sponsors to find out more about the new scheme.

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Chairmans Charity 2014

Chairmans Charity 2014
3 Mar 2014

Chairmans Charity 2014

This year the Alarm Chairman Wayne Rigby, has chosen to support Prostate Cancer UK.

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Academy School Insurance

Academy School Insurance
25 Feb 2014

Academy School Insurance

Following the announcement made by the Education Funding Agency (EFA), concerning future insurance arrangements for academy and free schools, and the development of a risk pooling scheme, Alarm has arranged a roundtable discussion with key sponsors to discuss the concerns of all parties.

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Welcome to Alarm's New Website

Welcome to Alarm's New Website
18 Feb 2014

Welcome to Alarm's New Website

After months of research, dedication and hard work Alarm is delighted to welcome you to its new website. The new design has been developed by researching Alarm members’ current use of the website and improving the user experience.

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Academies Risk Revealed

Academies Risk Revealed
17 Feb 2014

Academies Risk Revealed

The academy trend has gathered incredible pace over the past few years and while bringing many opportunities to schools, the threats should not be ignored. In response, Alarm has published ’Academies Risk Revealed’, discussing the reality of life for academies in England and the risks they have to manage.

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Alarm Launches 2014 Risk Management Awards Scheme

Alarm Launches 2014 Risk Management Awards Scheme
12 Feb 2014

Alarm Launches 2014 Risk Management Awards Scheme

Alarm have today launched the 2014 Annual Awards Scheme, recognising and rewarding the excellent achievements of those managing risks and the public service organisations they represent. The Awards provide a platform for highlighting the innovative approaches being used to combat arising issues and also offer the opportunity for us to share these accomplishments with the wider risk management community, both nationally and internationally.

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