Hodge, J., and Arias, J. (2010). Liability Risks and Protections for Volunteer Health Practitioners in Emergencies. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Network for Public Health Law.
This slide-based presentation with bulleted text and helpful graphics describes different types of emergency declarations, notes differences between states, provides examples of liability issues during disasters, and discusses the federal- and state-level availability of liability and workers' compensation coverage for volunteers.