Citizens Corps Volunteer Liability Guide An Overview of Legal Issues and Approaches to Address Liability for Emergency Volunteers
Federal Emergency Management Agency. (2009). Citizens Corps Volunteer Liability Guide: An Overview of Legal Issues and Approaches to Address Liability for Emergency Volunteers.
The aim of this guide is to provide an overview of volunteers and liability, including: a summary of the law and liability, sources of liability protection (e.g., volunteer acts, and Good Samaritan laws), and an explanation of risk management as it relates to liability. Also included are checklists that can be tailored by volunteer organizations.