THERE IS NO SUMMER VACATION FOR CYBERSECURITYRecent attacks should serve as a warning about how important it is to review your cyber risk management programs and find ways to better protect your networks. A simple breach in cyber security can cause a massive disruption to service, financial loss and can impact lives.The MEL Cyber Task […]
The MEL (Municipal Excess Liability Joint Insurance Fund), MRHIF (Municipal Reinsurance Health Fund) and the NJCE (NJ Counties Excess Joint Insurance Fund) sponsored the 10th annual educational seminar for elected officials, commissioners, municipal, county and authority personnel, risk managers and other professionals. Below please find resources and materials affiliated with each presentation date. FRIDAY – […]
The MEL has created a resource page to provide information and guidance relating to the legalization of marijuana/cannabis in New Jersey. This page will continue to be updated with new materials as soon as they are available.Please click here to visit the page.
In response to questions concerning whether employers may mandate the COVID-19 vaccine for employees, the MEL is providing the following guidance memos: August 2021 – MEL Bulletin: Updated Vaccine Guidance Information. January 2021 – Original Memo from Matt Giacobbe, Special Council to the NJMEL. As the situation evolves MEL will provide updates.
The MEL Cyber Risk Task Force is proud to present version 2 of the Cyber Risk Management Plan. The plan creates a cyber risk management framework to assist members in managing this evolving risk through the development of a set of minimum technology proficiency standards.Version 2 of the plan also introduces a new 3rd tier of […]
The 2019-2020 MEL Annual Report is now available.Click here to view or download a copy.
2021 MEL, MRHIF & NJCE Educational Seminar (VIRTUAL)Friday, May 14, 9:00 a.m. to NoonFriday, May 21, 9:00 a.m. to Noon The MEL (Municipal Excess Liability Joint Insurance Fund), MRHIF (Municipal Reinsurance Health Fund) and the NJCE (NJ Counties Excess Joint Insurance Fund) are sponsoring the 10th annual educational seminar for elected officials, commissioners, municipal, county […]
New Jersey has been stuck in a snow belt which makes it even more important for employers to review their Snow Plans with all stakeholders. Click here to read recommended these updated best practices to prepare for, respond to and mitigate snow events. Click here to view the bulletin.
Elected Officials Risk Management Seminar: Employment Practices LiabilityThis course details ways to prevent Employment Practices lawsuits. Municipal elected officials, authority commissioners and a member’s CEO (i.e. municipal manager/administrator or executive director) who completes this course by May 1, 2021 will qualify for a $250 credit in their local unit assessment.In order to qualify for the assessment […]