Risk Management

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Risk Management

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Risk Management is a division of the County Executive Office and responsible for the administration of Napa County’s self-insured and purchased insurance programs.  In addition, the division recommends and mAdmin Building front dooronitors exposure to losses and techniques for managing the risk associated with County operations.

The Risk Management Division provides the following services and functions for Napa County:

  • Obtain commercial coverage for general liability, property, medical malpractice, airport liability and special districts
  • Provide indemnification and insurance requirements for agreements, contracts
  • Review certificates of coverage for temporary event applications
  • Assist in supervision of Worker’s Compensation self-insurance program with HR
  • Manage and coordinate with claims administrator for liability and tort claims
  • Evaluate exposures for risk for County departments
  • Provide recommendations for reducing exposure to losses and techniques for managing the risk associated with County operations

Under direction of the Risk Manager, the Safety Officer provides the following services and functions for Napa County:

  • Administers the County’s Injury & Illness Prevention Program
  • Works to prevent of workplace injuries
  • Provide semployee ergonomic evaluations, First Aid and CPR training, new employee Standardized Emergency Management System (SEMS) training and Defensive Driving training