"I’m overwhelmed” has never been echoed by federal employees more than it is right now. And it’s not just CDC, FDA, and NIH employees. BOP, USDA, USPS, ICE, EPA and every other agency employee is calling FEDS Protection with questions regarding concern over decisions and actions/inactions in the performance of duties or managing work, programs, or employees.
According to Tony Vergnetti, FEDS President, "Circumstances surrounding federal employee decisions related to a problem, crisis or tragedy, at a later date, will be scrutinized with 20/20 hindsight to determine if something else should or could have been done. There has never been a more critical time to educate your people about Professional Liability Insurance than now. FEDS Protection has several articles of interest:
Federal employee decisions, actions and inactions are beginning to result in finger pointing, allegations, and threats of investigations. Political posturing, blame games, and scapegoating are sure to follow. Unfortunately, this is the nature of civil service, even when facing an unprecedented worldwide pandemic.
To get more information on your vulnerabilities or to schedule a webinar or group consult, please contact Brenda Wilson, Director of Federal Employee Programs, at 866.955.FEDS or firstname.lastname@example.org