Risk Management

RISK MANAGEMENT PROGRAM


Douglas County Risk Management focuses on the safety of our employees and visitors to our facilities. Douglas County strives to furnish places and conditions of employment that are free from hazards that are likely to cause death or serious physical harm, to see that lost-time incidents are eliminated or minimized, and to ensure that employees are considered first and above the task at hand. 

It is important for employees to know that at all levels of management there is a strong commitment to their safety and health. Safety is everybody's business and we encourage you to assist in ensuring that Douglas County facilities are safe places to work and visit.

MISSION 


The Risk Management Program is designed to provide assistance to county managers and employees, foster a culture of safety, ensure the county is compliant to safety regulations, and ensure that employees and visitors are provided a safe environment when entering our buildings.

GOALS

  • Ensure all accidents are investigated
  • Initiate corrective actions to ensure that the accident doesn't happen again
  • Focus on safety and occupational health issues
  • Educate employees on their workplace hazards