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Protect Your Camp with The Counselor.
With The Counselor, Markel’s camp insurance program, you'll find expert insurance counselors who can help you with coverage, risk management, claims, and everything in between.

The Counselor covers:

  • Resident camps
  • Day camps
  • Religious camps
  • Sports camps
  • Equestrian camps
  • Short-term camps
  • Special-needs camps
  • Conference centers
  • Trip, travel, and adventure camps

The Counselor provides specialized services for camps:

Why Markel? We are a pioneer in the camp insurance industry with strong financial ratings. Read more

Call 888-442-4006 to speak with a Markel representative from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST Monday thru Friday.




Watch The Counselor!
He's as safety conscious and vigilant as ever. Take a minute to view his latest adventures below.

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Notable news

Guide to Managing Your Aquatic Safety Risks
This safety guide discusses the major areas that aquatic managers must address, such as principal causes of drowning, staff certification and training, rescue equipment and emergency procedures, communications equipment, facility design and managing visiting groups. 
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Safe fun in the sun - Free sun safety certification/education
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Trek recalls bicycles equipped with front brakes to replace quick release lever due to crash hazard
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Safety 1st award recipients announced for 2014!
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Fire extinguisher recall
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Managing communicable disease and sick child exposures
Recent concerns over the Ebola virus, Enterovirus D68, and the onset of flu season are real time issues for youth serving programs.
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What camps need to know about the waterborne illness Naelgeria Fowleri. From ACA's Knowledge Center.
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Wet weather means mosquitoes are thriving! Remember the 3 D's of protection.
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>Read about West Nile Virus from the CDC

Protect your camp from wildland fires
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Fire evacuation - what you need to know
>Read more health system offered at discount to policyholders 
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ACA injury-illness prevention courses free for Markel clients 
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Hot Topic: Camp security
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ACA and Red Cross discount safety training
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Risk-management: The Safety 1st Education Program

One of the most important ways to protect your camp is to prevent accidents from happening in the first place. That’s where our Safety 1st Education Program comes in.

The Safety 1st Education Program provides exceptional risk-management tools, including webinar series, background checks for staff and volunteers at a deeply discounted rate, safe driving courses at a discounted rate, timely and useful publications, and practical loss-control solutions.