Reassign an Incident

Reassigning an Escalation Policy


  • The User Role for the user in the Team must have the necessary permissions in order to reassign incidents.

Reassigning Incidents

An incident in the Triggered or Acknowledged state can be reassigned to a different User, Squad, or Escalation Policy.
1. Open an incident that you wish to reassign from the Dashboard or Incidents page
Reassigning Incidents in Squadcast
2. Click on Reassign
Reassigning Incidents in Squadcast
3. Select a User, Squad, or an Escalation Policy from the drop-down
Reassigning Incidents Policy in Squadcast
When an incident is reassigned to a User or Squad then the user(s) are notified based on their Personal Notification Rules set up under their Profile settings.
4. Click on Reassign to complete the action
Reassigning Incidents Policy in Squadcast
5. The reassigned action is auto-recorded in the Incident Activity Timeline of the incident and the same can be viewed in the Responders section
The Incident Activity Timeline will show incident reassignment, mentioning both the assigned and assignee.
The Incident Activity Timeline - incident reassignment
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