Office of Risk and Insurance Management

The Office of Risk and Insurance Management (ORIM) provides a variety of risk management and insurance services to state and public entities with a primary objective of minimizing exposure to losses. Services include insurance procurement and consulting; natural gas fuel price risk management; the Government Claims Program; statewide safety training; and emergency management. 

Strategic Goals


  • Conduct data analysis and outreach to increase the scope of claims settled through the Government Claims administrative remedy.


  • Develop and publish emergency response procedures and checklists for inclusion in DGS emergency and continuity plans.


  • Develop a sustainable long-term natural gas program strategy that balances budget and delivery certainty with price stability while searching for opportunities to increase the use of cleaner natural gas.