Risk Assessment-Dangerousness

A person’s risk of dangerousness or their potential for future violence can be assessed by evaluating numerous empirically identified risk factors using structured clinical judgment and actuarial methods. A risk assessment evaluation can be beneficial in determining pre-trial negotiations or during sentencing.Risk assessment is also useful in determining fitness for duty and when an employee is safe to return to work.  You may want an assessment of future violence to be conducted in order to provide mitigating factors for the judge or jury to consider