Child abuse at most youth organizations fall into two categories.
Precautionary measures to avoid negligent hiring claims.
The faster you contact the investigating adjuster, the better your chance to effectively resolve the claim.
Risk management steps to take for after-hour staff.
Criminal background checks are becoming almost standard for youth supervision positions.
Recommendations to reduce abuse allegations.
Steps to reduce the risk of child abuse.
When headlines of this nature occur at an unfortunate frequency, any organization working with youth must create a culture where sexual abuse is discussed, addressed, and prevented.
Instruct staff members to follow these guidelines when filling out accident reports.
Recommended practices to minimize risk of abuse allegations.