Montgomery County Safety and Risk Management are responsible for the development of countywide safety, risk management, and loss prevention programs. The division provides overall coordination and support of safety, loss prevention, and claims administration programs in Montgomery County. We administer workers' compensation and property and casualty claims for all Montgomery County departments and offices, as well as the purchase of property and liability insurance.
The mission of the Risk Management Department is to enhance public and employee safety and provide responsible stewardship of taxpayer money, protecting county assets and value through the prudent use of risk management and insurance programs, safety/loss control techniques, and effective claims management.
The Four Components of Risk Management
Conduct site visits
Analyze claims to identify loss drivers
Conduct departmental interviews
Utilize risk assessment survey
Retention level analysis
Risk transfer versus risk assumption analysis
Develop targeted loss control programs for key identified loss drivers