Resource articles

Child abuse at shared facilities

Child abuse at most youth organizations fall into two categories.

Avoid negligent hiring claims by taking action

Precautionary measures to avoid negligent hiring claims.

Claims reporting—faster is better

The faster you contact the investigating adjuster, the better your chance to effectively resolve the claim.

Who's responsible for staff after hours?

Risk management steps to take for after-hour staff.

Link up for criminal background checks

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

Preventing abuse— by design

Recommendations to reduce abuse allegations.

Preventing child abuse

Steps to reduce the risk of child abuse.

Are you taking precautions against sexual abuse claims?

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.

Careful reporting can clarify claims

Instruct staff members to follow these guidelines when filling out accident reports.

Protect your organization's reputation and assets

Recommended practices to minimize risk of abuse allegations.