There are many inherent safety and security risks that REALTORS® face. From physical violence to identity theft, REALTORS® must be aware of the threats that exist and how to identify and prepare for them to ensure their own well-being. REALTORS® must also be attentive to the risks their clients face, especially seller clients who entrust their home and belongings to you during sales process. In this section, we’ve identified resources to help REALTORS® be more aware of the safety risks involved in their career:
Have a safety concern or an incident? It is strongly suggested by local police that you first file a report with the local authorities so that there is a record of the incident. Once an incident has been recorded, the local authorities determine if they should forward that to Tri-County Suburban REALTORS® for further communication to the greater REALTOR® community.