Risk Manual

Office of Risk Management





The intent of this manual is to familiarize you with the importance of the risk management function in South Dakota state government, acquaint you with the Office of Risk Management and the Public Entity Pool for Liability and the services they offer, and provide you with the tools to effectively manage the risks to which you and your operations are exposed.


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Risk Manual Sections Breakdown


Section 1: Risk Management Processes in South Dakota

Section 2: Public Entity Pool for Liability

Section 3: Other State Risk Financing

Section 4: Claim Reporting

Section 5: Contracts

Section 6: Safety and Loss Prevention

Section 7: Reserved for Future Development

Section 8: Glossary of Terms

Section 9: Exhibits and Forms

Section 10: Risk Bulletins


Participation Agreement

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