News | 20 Apr 2022

Trust Connections Q2 2022

Each January, the Delaware Valley Trusts’ Executive Director and Risk Control Department staff vote to select a winner from the risk management innovation award applications submitted throughout the year. This annual program seeks to celebrate “out-of-the-box” thinking by DVPLT and DVWCT members. We are very pleased to announce that Falls Township was selected to receive …

News | 04 Jan 2022

Trust Connections Q1 2022

Over the holidays, the Delaware Valley Trusts Risk Control Department received several inquiries from members regarding COVID-19 workplace infection prevention and response guidelines, especially with respect to the Omicron variant. What follows is a summary of relevant guidelines provided by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), current as of January 3rd, 2022. …

News | 29 Sep 2021

Trust Connections Q4 2021

Launched in 2011, the DVT Online University continues to be a highly valued resource for Workers’ Compensation and Property & Liability Trust members. The University offers a convenient “on-demand” alternative to in-person learning. Many members took advantage of this free, value-added benefit during the pandemic last year as we saw a jump of over a …

News | 06 Aug 2021

Trust Connections Q3 2021

Cybersecurity has become a hot topic over the past couple of years due to several high-profile cyber attacks. Almost every type of business has some exposure to cyber and privacy risk which makes this a universal concern for insureds. This is especially true for public entities as they have increasingly become targets for hackers. This …

News | 04 May 2021

Trust Connections Q2 2021

The Phyllis Lieberman Women’s Trailblazer Scholarship was established in December 2018 to honor the late Phyllis Lieberman, a long-time manager of Whitpain Township and founding Executive Committee Member of the Delaware Valley Insurance Trust (now known as the Delaware Valley Property & Liability Trust). Phyllis was a pioneer who understood that achieving success often required …

News | 12 Nov 2020

Trust Connections Q4 2020

If there ever was an ideal time for a local governmental entity to be a member of the Delaware Valley Trusts, that time is now. Each year, the Executive Committees of the Property and Liability Trust (DVPLT), the Workers’ Compensation Trust (DVWCT) and the Health Trust (DVHT) in consultation with the Trusts’ actuaries and consultants, …

News | 06 Feb 2020

Trust Connections Q1 2020

Our members know Trust Connections as the Delaware Valley Trusts’ quarterly newsletter providing informational articles to help keep you safe, healthy and out of trouble. It’s just one of many values of belonging to the Trust family. Another take on Trust Connections is our effort to promote opportunities for you to meet and connect with …

News | 11 Nov 2019

Trust Connections 4th Quarter 2019

Beginning in January 2020, Risk Control Grant funds will be allocated on an annual basis rather than bi-annual. In addition, unused funds will be permitted to roll over and accumulate each year without a maximum. Risk Control Grant funds are available to members of the Workers’ Compensation and Property & Liability Trusts. These funds can …

News | 28 Aug 2019

Trust Connections 3rd Quarter 2019

The Delaware Valley Trusts is pleased to announce the addition of twelve (12) new Municipal Police Officers’ Education & Training Commission (MPOETC) approved courses to the DVT Online University offerings. The courses range from 1 to 1.5 hours in length and offer Continuing Law Enforcement Education credits. They include: Below 100: Reducing Law Enforcement Deaths Bloodborne …

News | 12 Jun 2019

Trust Connections 2nd Quarter 2019

Delaware Valley Trusts’ Phyllis Lieberman Women’s Trailblazer Scholarship Award In December 2018, the Delaware Valley Trusts’ established the Phyllis Lieberman Women’s Trailblazer Scholarship to honor the late Phyllis Lieberman, a long-time manager of Whitpain Township and founding Executive Committee Member of the Delaware Valley Insurance Trust (now known as the Delaware Valley Property & Liability …