Dan Linskey Discusses First Responder Safety during Coronavirus Pandemic

As coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads, the risk of exposure for emergency responders steadily increases. Daniel Linskey, Managing Director in the Security Risk Management practice of Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, spoke to The Washington Post after a dozen firefighters and emergency medical technicians were quarantined following a visit to a home where a man tested positive for COVID-19. 

In the article, “A dozen firefighters in Maryland self-quarantined after potential exposure to coronavirus,” Daniel states that law enforcement agencies should reconsider their typical protocol for responding to calls that are not emergencies, commenting, “Do we need to roll police to homes to take a burglary report, or can it just be taken over the phone?”

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