Risk Management Services
No risk management firm in the United States can provide your agency with the depth of law enforcement risk management services offered by OSS Law Enforcement Advisors® [OSS].
OSS provides cost-effective risk management solutions for law enforcement operations. Our federal and state recognized court experts currently provide law enforcement, jail & detention and correctional healthcare risk management services to four of the largest public sector carriers, as well as, many quality brokerage firms and underwriters.
Subject Matter Experts
OSS Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) are recognized in both federal and numerous state courts. Our SMEs are well versed in the latest evolving industry best practices and court decisions, and regularly teach law enforcement officers, jailers, risk managers and attorneys.
Litigation SupportOSS Law Enforcement, Jail & Detention and Correctional Healthcare Experts have been retained in 1,200+ liability-related cases. Should the need ever arise; we are available to provide your defense team with expert litigation support. For more information, contact OSS. [OSS Expert Witness Consulting Services].
Nationwide Best Practices
OSS Risk Management Services for Law Enforcement incorporate industry best practices.
In addition to current agency quality standards, federal, and state law requirements, OSS draws upon best practices from other entities, such as: International Association of Chiefs of Police [IACP], National Sheriffs Association [NSA], American Correctional Association [ACA], American Jail Association [AJA], Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies [CALEA], and the Police Executive Research Forum [PERF].
Defensible Policies & Procedures
OSS policies contain the latest risk management practices, are regularly updated, simple to understand, straightforward, easily adapted and rooted in law. Several insurance carriers and brokers, state agencies and law enforcement associations have contracted with OSS to develop specific client-branded policy sets.
OSS can either provide Law Enforcement Operations state-specific Policy Development Services or downloadable Law Enforcement, Jail & Detention, and Communications Center Policies & Procedures from our secure password protected website. Every policy may be edited, graphically enhanced, reserved for future use, added to, or even deleted. You can merge and modify without being limited to Adobe formats, or Internet speeds. [OSS Policy Manual Samples]
Critical Broadcast NotificationsWith over 2,000 policy clients, a unique source of policy development input comes through actual incidents, opinions, and perspectives shared by agency Chiefs of Police, Sheriffs, and cases OSS has been retained in as experts. OSS stays in constant contact with our clients and their employees regarding trending issues in law enforcement liability and risk management. Whether there is a new prevailing court case, a new OSS policy developed, or an online OSS Academy® training opportunity, we will email you and your staff directly. Management and officer policy access is provided through confidential password protected portals.
Through OSS Academy®, we provide 200+ law enforcement and jail courses online. OSS Academy®
courses are recognized by more Peace Officer Standards and
Training boards and correctional associations than any other online
training provider. In addition to state regulatory agencies, our
courses are sanctioned by the American
Jail Association (AJA) and the American Probation and Parole Association
(APPA). For more information, contact OSS. [Visit OSS Academy®]
Expert SupportOSS Subject Matter Experts are just a phone call away. We welcome opportunities to discuss risk management related issues with our Law Enforcement clients. Whether you have a policy development question or a risk management issue, OSS SMEs will provide On-Call Consulting at no additional charge
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For more information regarding OSS Law Enforcement Risk Management Services, contact OSS.
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