Risk Management


Major responsibilities that can be delegated:

  • Risk Management will provide individual claim oversight and coordination activities with the University third party administrator, Sedgwick.
  • Risk Management will provide general administration and oversight of University self-insurance programs.
  • Review departmental trending reports as provided by Risk Management.
  • Solicit advice and best practices from Risk Management on items pertaining to:
    • General safety and risk mitigation efforts when engaging in new activities.
    • Accurate and timely loss reporting.
    • Coordination of investigation and defense of claims and potential claims.
    • Use of local resources when engaging in any activity or agreement that might put the University at risk.
    • Training of employees on the concept of risk management and on programs that are covered by the self-insurance programs.
    • Questions pertaining to self-insurance program coverage, procedures, and deductibles.

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