Administers workers' compensation program for the City and develops loss reduction programs to return injured employees to work and reduce costs to City.
Directs city-wide health and safety committee; conducts safety audits and inspections.
Investigates claims, such as property damage; advises departments on proposed activities, in order to reduce liability to the City (i.e., Skate Park).
The City is self insured for major risk programs, such as general liability, auto liability and workers' compensation. Risk Management purchases and evaluates insurance for several other programs, e.g., property insurance, transit operations.