How the Office of General Counsel (OGC) Serves as a Resource to EHS. Policy development and revision General guidance regarding response to inquiries or visits by government agencies and appeal/abatement/payment of fines.
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How the Office of General Counsel (OGC) Serves as a Resource to EHS
Policy development and revision
General guidance regarding response to inquiriesor visits by government agencies and appeal/abatement/payment of fines.
Support for the resolution of potential or identified areas of non-compliance.
Dispute resolution – service providers, employment-related matters
Supervisor training – policies regarding harassment and discrimination and Title IX.
Liability v. Responsibility - Indemnification
OGC Memo on Insurance & Indemnification of MIT Staff & Volunteers:
“Performance of activities in good faith and within the scope of their MIT employment “
Negligence v. fraud, criminal acts – what’s covered by MIT’s insurance program?
Responsibility – your job description.
Liability – a legal obligation or determination