Statement of Function
The office of Risk Management is responsible to protect the County from losses and provide a safe environment for the public and employees by identifying, evaluating and mitigating potential risks. The office administers the County's self-insurance programs for property, general liability, and workers' compensation and for securing excess insurance above our self-insured retentions. The Risk Management self-insured program also provides coverage to the following constitutional offices in Indian River County: Clerk of the Court, Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections, Tax Collector, and Sheriff.
The Office of Risk Management's mission is to protect Indian River County Board of County Commissioner's resources including all human, physical, natural and financial assets from accidental and natural loss and to insure the County's ability to deliver essential services to the community.
2020/2021 Goals and Objectives
- Focus on reducing lost time worker's compensation claims.
- Focus on increasing employee safety training opportunities.
- Focus on improving the working relationship between the division and other County departments and offices.
For more information about this Division, please contact 772- 226-1287.