Emergency Care in Crisis (8/07). ABA supports the study of the regionalization of the nation’s Emergency Care System and Emergency Departments specifically as it relates to disaster preparedness, including the need for legislation, rule making and policy changes that may be required to improve disaster preparedness and response. Click here to view the full text of this policy.
Public Heath Threats (8/04). Urges lawyers to work with authorities to improve legal preparedness of their communities to address threats, such as bioterrorism or infectious disease outbreaks while insuring the public health measures respect civil and constitutional rights. Click here to view the full text of this policy.