OAR 413-017-0045
Purpose of a Critical Incident Review Team


The purpose of assigning a CIRT is to increase child safety by:


Rapidly drawing lessons from a critical incident to improve systems administered by the Department;


Increasing the Department’s accountability to the public;


Evaluating and learning from cases designated as critical incidents;


Ensuring timely responses by the Department with respect to a critical incident and recommendations that result from the critical incident reviews;


Increasing the Department’s ability to address and recommend necessary changes to systems.


Reviews conducted as provided in these rules are in addition to and separate from reviews conducted by a county Multi-Disciplinary Team pursuant to ORS 418.747 (County teams for investigation), a State Fatality Review Team pursuant to ORS 418.748 (Statewide team on child abuse and suicide),or activities related to documented Department processes for notification and review of child fatalities.

Source: Rule 413-017-0045 — Purpose of a Critical Incident Review Team, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=413-017-0045.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

Rule 413-017-0045’s source at or​.us