The Impact

Markel Clients

Welcome Markel Clients!

Markel insurance and Praesidium have teamed up to help you reduce the risk of sexual abuse and false
allegations of abuse at your organization(s), including:

  • Camps
  • Child care centers
  • Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Martial arts dojos
  • Gymnastic/Cheerleading gyms
  • Dance studios
  • Amateur/youth sports

The statistics for child abuse are alarming and include many high profile and unfortunate cases of
abuse in organizations.Gold logo

  • 1 in 4 girls and 1 in 6 boys will be sexually abused by the age of 18.
  • Insurance and case reviews show a 300% increase in child to child sexual abuse.
  • Only 3% of sex offenders have a criminal history, the rest will pass a background check.

Keeping your organization safe requires a comprehensive approach to abuse risk management. Our services are designed specifically to help you create and maintain a safe environment for the youth you serve.

Markel clients receive a 20% discount off of select abuse risk management services! 

Services available to Markel insureds:

Markel clients also receive discounted online training at $10 per user. Click here for a full list of
courses and more information!

Preview our newest course, Duty to Report.

Adults have a moral responsibility–and in many cases a legal responsibility– to report suspected child abuse or neglect. In this course participants will learn:

  • Why reporting is critical
  • What your legal obligation is to report
  • What types of conduct must be reported
  • How to report
  • How to respond if a child discloses abuse or neglect to you

For more information on Praesidium’s work with Markel insureds, please contact Whitney Saadi at or 817-801-7773.