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The purpose of this regulation is to provide what?

Guidelines governing statements regarding any accident or other situation in which the city or employee may possibly expose themselves to legal liability.

1

What three categories do these guidelines fall under?

1. Automobile accidents
2. Other
3. Subpoenas

2

An employee involved in an accident with a city vehicle or private vehicle on city business should what?

Not admit liability for himself or for the city.

3

Statements should be made only to whom?

1. Investigating police officer
2. Employees supervisor or department head
3. City managers office
4. City attorneys office

4

Request for statements for any other source MUST be cleared through who?

City attorneys office

5

The employee ____ provide the ____ with a factual account of the accident.

Must
Officer

6

The employee SHOULD avoid making statements as?

1. It was my fault
2. I didn't see him
3. Any other statements which would tend to be an admission of negligence or fault

7

It is the employees duty to provide ____?

Factual information

8

It is the duty of whom to interpret the facts and make conclusions regarding fault and liability.

1. The police
2. The courts

9

The same general rules apply to other situations, such as ____?

1. Injury of a citizen on city property
2. Injury to a citizen while under the leadership or guidance of a city employee

10

If subpoenaed, the ___ is entitled to collect ___?

1. City
2. Witness fees and mileage fees