Resource articles

Avoid negligent hiring claims by taking action

Precautionary measures to avoid negligent hiring claims.

Protect your organization's reputation and assets

Recommended practices to minimize risk of abuse allegations.

Link up for criminal background checks

Criminal background checks are becoming almost standard for youth supervision positions.

Maintaining insurance records

Several areas to manage records and save money.

Staff screening

It’s critical to screen staff and volunteers before allowing them to work with children.

Preparing for the Initial meeting with your attorney

Helpful advice for preparing for your initial meeting with your attorney

Utilizing S.E.A. to combat abuse

S.E.A. stands for supervision, education, and accountability. Providing appropriate supervision is a key strategy for stopping abuse within an organization.

Using discipline wisely for youth serving organizations

Suggestions for conscientious disciplinary procedures.

Preventing abuse— by design

Recommendations to reduce abuse allegations.

Background checks and barrier crimes

Prevent child abuse in your organization.