Off-Site Assignment

Answer “Yes” or “No.”

Employees participate in identifying their worries and fears about fulfilling their jobs in the field.

Staff members help identify solutions for broaching their worries and fears.

Basic safety precautions are reviewed with participants before being sent on assignment in the community.

Staff members are expected review a Before You Set Out checklist for new assignments.

Employees who drive to assignments are expected to complete a Vehicle Pre Trip Inspection checklist whether driving the public entity’s vehicle or their own.

Staff members who take public transportation to their assignments are expected to know the safest route and closest stop.

Staff members who walk all the way or part-way to their assignments are expected to practice street smarts to reduce being targeted as an easy mark.

In-service or refresher courses are given to employees to keep their sense of self-preservation keen.