The questions and documents are not intended to be exhaustive, nor should any discussion or opinions be construed as legal advice.
Selected questions and resources to get started
Have you had your employee handbook reviewed recently? Are your business practices in compliance with your handbook?
Does your ministry have a Capital plan in place to pay for needed facilities maintenance and equipment purchases?
Have you reviewed your financial controls to make sure there is an appropriate segregation of duties?
Have you inspected your facilities in the last year to identify any needed maintenance?
Have you reviewed all walking surfaces to remove any unnecessary hazards that make a slip and fall more likely?
Have you reviewed your cyber security practices recently to comply with most recent recommendations?
If you have vehicles, do you have the following programs in place?
- A driver selection program
- Driver Training
- Vehicle Maintenance program
Do you have a comprehensive Abuse Prevention program?
Do you have procedures for various emergencies including:
- Disaster Plans
- Violence in the church
- Emergency Medical/First Aid
Do key stakeholders know what to do in the event of the following situations?
- Damage to the property
- Vehicle accident
- Workers Compensation Injury
Looking for more? See Brotherhood Mutual’s Big Book of Checklists
It’s a practical, easy-to-use tool designed to help ministries of all sizes assess and address common risks. You can download the whole eBook to share with your team or scroll through the risk management categories below and download the individual checklists any time you need them.