This is one publication in the series Risk Management for 4-H Youth Development Work. This series is intended to prepare UF/IFAS Extension county faculty, staff, volunteers, and youth to satisfactorily complete the important task of providing best practices in risk management strategies. This 4-page document provides a checklist that will help during 4-H event and activity planning. Written by Dale Pracht, Paula Davis, Stefanie Prevatt, Janet Psikogios, and Sarah Hensley and published by the UF/IFAS 4-H Youth Development Department, March 2018.
Office of Youth Conference Services: https://oycs.ufsa.ufl.edu/
Youth Protection Training: https://oycs.ufsa.ufl.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/YCS800-updated.swf
Pre-event Planning Guide: http://florida4h.org/volunteers/training/files/notebook/Risk_Management-Pre_Event_Planning%20_form.pdf
Pre-event Planning Matrix: http://florida4h.org/volunteers/training/files/notebook/Risk_Management_Pre_Event_Planning_Matrix.pdf
Club Leader Notebook: http://florida4h.org/volunteers/training/files/notebook/Club_Leader_Notebook_Table_of_Contents.pdf
Florida 4-H Policy: http://florida4h.org/policies/
Florida 4-H Best Management Practices (4-H professional log-in required):http://florida4h.org/staff/password_protected/policies_BMPs.shtml
Transportation 15 Passenger Van Policy: http://www.ehs.ufl.edu/programs/hazard_ergo/vanpol/
USDA Food Safety Guidelines: https://www.fsis.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsis/topics/food-safety-education/get-answers/food-safety-fact-sheets/safe-food-handling/danger-zone-40-f-140-f/ct_index
EDIS series of Food Safety: http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_food_safety
Extension Disaster Education Network: http://eden.lsu.edu/Pages/default.aspx
Herman, Melanie. (2011). Ready or Not…A Risk Management Guide for Nonprofit Executives. 2nd edition. Leesburg, VA: Nonprofit Risk Management Center.
Nonprofit Risk Management Center: https://www.nonprofitrisk.org/
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