Legal Defensibility

Robust documentation tools can improve your legal defensibility.
Nov 18, 2021

Can Your Software Help You in Court?

The right technology can add a crucial layer of reliability to your records should the need arise. Ensure that the documentation your agency needs to protect itself in court meets the highest integrity, security, and thoroughness standards.

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Fire departments need reliable exposure records.
Nov 11, 2021

Not Tracking Exposures for Your Firefighters Can be a Costly Mistake

Exposure in firefighting is a complex topic, and much of the discussion centers on what departments do to protect their personnel from smoke, toxic chemicals, or other workplace hazards that…

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Negative records quickly pile up in compliance-focused systems.
Oct 28, 2021

Choosing Documentation Tools for Holistic Officer Insights and Records

Using tracking tools to cover the bare minimum for compliance means you are only documenting the negative. If an officer’s performance comes into question, you will want to ensure you have holistic records that include context, improvements, and positive performance.

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Significantly Reduce the Legal Liability of Your Federal Public Safety Agency
Oct 7, 2021

Significantly Reduce the Legal Liability of Your Federal Public Safety Agency

Lawsuits are a given for federal public safety organizations. But with the right mindset and the right technology supporting that mindset, costly settlements don’t have to be.

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Personnel Record Accuracy
Aug 26, 2021

Are your personnel records accurate and up-to-date?

Optimal decision-making and legal defensibility require a commitment to strong recordkeeping at the individual level. Check that your processes and technology are supporting you in these efforts.

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Apr 22, 2021

What Coming Police Reform Means for Federal Agencies

With a strong focus on police reform expected from the new Biden administration, federal law enforcement agencies can anticipate new policy, programs, and directives focused on training, reporting, and personnel management.

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Apr 15, 2021

The Importance of Marrying Qualitative and Quantitative Analytics in Public Safety

Qualitative analysis gives vital context to quantitative metrics, allowing public safety organizations to limit distorted and incorrect interpretations. When combined with robust data management, qualitative data allows for holistic analysis that increases effectiveness.

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Apr 6, 2021

The Returning Role of Consent Decrees in Police Reform—And How Data Management Helps

With police reform an ongoing nationwide issue and the new Biden administration in office, consent decrees are likely to return in a big way. Strong data management systems can help ensure that your department is ready to respond.

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Mar 30, 2021

The Benefits of Transparent Data for Both Leaders and the Community

Accurate and accessible data offers vital transparency for public safety leaders. Agencies can be better prepared for incidents, public scrutiny, and legal action by tracking data in a usable, quickly accessible, holistic system.

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Mar 4, 2021

A Closer Look at Qualified Immunity

Amid use-of-force and misconduct concerns, recent calls for ending qualified immunity in law enforcement have spurred deeper evaluations of when and how to protect police officers from civil lawsuits.

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