What Makes Us Different

The Delaware Valley Trusts are risk sharing pools with over 160 public entity members in Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Managed Risk. Collective Rewards.

When it comes to selecting health, workers’ compensation, or property & liability insurance, public entities need predictability and superior coverage at the lowest responsible cost. Delaware Valley Trusts members enjoy stable rates that defy industry trends while taking advantage of broader coverage, cash dividends, rate credits, multi-trust discounts, exceptional member service, and a wide array of exclusive value-added options. See why our risk-sharing pools offer a compelling, cost-effective alternative to the volatile commercial market.

Testimonials

As a Borough Manager, I am constantly blown away by the response I receive as a member of the Delaware Valley Trusts. The Trust’s value-added programs such as training, legal guidance and loss control resources are more than just benefits – they set the DVT apart from any other liability coverage provider!

John Davis
Manager
Doylestown Borough

Testimonials

“I can’t say enough about the high-quality customer service provided by the DVT staff. It is always nice to speak with someone who knows you and whom you have actually met face to face and not just contacting an impersonal call center. “

Don Delamater
Manager
Lower Providence Township

Testimonials

“The most positive aspect about becoming a member was access to DVT staff who were very supportive during our transition to DVT initially, and have remained so year after year. DVT offers prompt and professional support at every level of the organization.”

Daniel K. Kerr
Manager
Limerick Township

Testimonials

The goals of the Trusts are the most closely aligned with the goals of our elected officials in providing quality health care to our employees than the other trusts and commercial providers. In addition, the service provided by the Trust is outstanding.

Jerry A. Andree
Township Manager
Cranberry Township

Testimonials

I can’t say enough about how the Delaware Valley Workers’ Compensation program continues to provide great benefits and excellent service to its participants over the many years the program has been in effect. We particularly appreciate the assistance of Peter Erndwein and Risk Control team for their help to keep our employees working safe. The Rate Stabilization Fund, multi-trust discount, dividend and loss control/safety grants are just icing on the cake.

Larry Gregan
Manager
Montgomery Township

Upcoming Events

21 March 2019
9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Microsoft Excel 2016 Core

Open to DVHT, DVWCT and DVPLT members.  $25.00 Copay due to high program cost.

Lesson 1:  Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 2016

Lesson 2:  Performing Calculations (Limited use of Excel Functions)

Lesson 3:  Modifying a Worksheet

Lesson 4:  Formatting a Worksheet

Lesson 5:  Printing Workbook Contents

Lesson 6:  Managing Large Workbooks

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Training Flyer

27 March 2019
9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Leadership Fundamentals – Core Course, Penn State Public Entity Leadership Certificate Program

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

This course covers the essential competencies required for an effective supervisor or manager.  Techniques in leadership and motivation, coaching and mentoring will be shared.  Additional topics include interpersonal styles and effective communication.

Lunch will be provided.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Training Flyer

28 March 2019
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Basic Chainsaw Safety

Open to DVWCT and DVPLT members at no cost.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are approximately 36,000 serious chain saw injuries each year. Proper safety equipment and operation can greatly reduce the risk of injury when using a chainsaw. This full day workshop will review safety equipment and how to safely start and operate a chainsaw. It will also review reactive forces, directional felling, limbing and bucking, use of wedges, and storm damage and removal techniques.

Participants are required to bring a hardhat.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Training Flyer

28 March 2019
9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Canceled – Microsoft Word 2016 Intermediate

Open to DVHT, DVWCT and DVPLT members.  $25.00 Copay due to high program cost.

Lesson 1:  Working with Tables and Charts

Lesson 2:  Customizing Formats Using Styles and Themes*

Lesson 3:  Using Images in a Document

Lesson 4:  Creating Custom Graphic Elements*

Lesson 5:  Inserting Content Using Quick Parts*

Lesson 6:  Controlling Text Flow

Lesson 7:  Using Templates*

Lesson 8:  Using Mail Merge

Lesson 9:  Using Macros*

*Not covered due to time constraints

A light breakfast will be provided.

 

Training Flyer

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Recent News & Ideas

Trust Connections 1st Quarter 2019

Delaware Valley Trusts Member Newsletter 2018 Year in Review Looking back, 2018 was a big year for all three of the Delaware Valley Trusts. First, five school entities joined the Delaware Valley Health Trust resulting in significant growth in covered employees and further diversification of our membership type. Schools now make up 15% of Health …

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LabCorp to become an Aetna In-Network Lab on 1/1/19

We are pleased to announce that Aetna and LabCorp have signed an agreement to make LabCorp a preferred national laboratory beginning January 1, 2019.  This means that Health Trust enrollees will be able to use LabCorp and Quest Diagnostics for lab services.  This is an exciting development that will provide Health Trust enrollees with improved …

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Q4 Trust Connections 2018

It is with mixed emotions that we announce the retirement of two longtime Delaware Valley Trusts employees – Mary McGee and Elaine Downes. Read more…Go to Q4 Trust Connections 2018.

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