DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY
U.S. ARMY TRANSPORTATION CENTER
Fort Eustis, Virginia 23604-5000
Number 385-10 29 February 2000
RISK DECISION LEVEL AUTHORITIES
STATEMENT OF POLICY:
1. This policy standardizes risk level authorities b. High Risk – Commanding General,
in accordance with TRADOC guidance. USATCFE
2. Applicability: c. Moderate Risk - First O-6 (or equivalent)
level commander/director in the chain of
a. Applies to all organizations, assigned or command.
tenant, located at Fort Eustis or Fort Story.
d. Low Risk – As determined by unit or
b. Applies to all training and operations organization level commander, director or chief.
conducted on Fort Eustis or Fort Story.
c. Does not apply to training or operations
conducted by assigned or tenant organizations a. Requests for approval to conduct
while deployed to other locations. Extremely High or High Risk training/operations
will be forwarded thru channels to the
3. Residual Risk: Commanding General, USATCFE at least 90
days prior to the conduct of training/operation.
a. Risks must be reduced to a minimum while
providing realistic training opportunities. b. Requests for approval must be
accompanied by a written risk assessment noting
b. Residual risk is the risk level which exists concurrence from the moderate risk, decision
after controls have been put in place. level authority.
4. Risk levels: SUPPORTING STATEMENTS: None
Risk levels of Extremely High, High, REFERENCES:
Moderate and Low are defined in FM 100-14.
TRADOC Reg 385-2, TRADOC Safety
5. Risk Level Authorities: Program, 27 January 2000
a. Extremely High Risk – Commanding FM 100-14, Risk Management, April 1998
DATE APPROVED: 29 February 2000
ACTION: Safety Office
INFO: CG Policy File
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DISTRIBUTION JOHN C. RACE, JR.
A1 (Plus) Colonel, GS
200 – SAFETY Chief of Staff
2 – Records Management