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Agenda Set for Upcoming COOP Workshop

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To sign-up for the event, login via RMIS. If you have trouble, e-mail SORM Training Coordinator Michelle Hammett. For help organizing your Business Continuity Plan download the Milestone List spreadsheet here.

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Request for Proposal for Medical Cost Containment services

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The State Office of Risk Management (Office) has issued a Request for Proposal for Medical Cost Containment services.  The published Request for Proposal No. 479-14AH-MCC  (RFP) is posted on the Electronic State Business Daily (ESBD).  The intent of the RFP

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SORM announces Insurance Support Services RFP

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The State Office of Risk Management (SORM) is issuing two significant procurements: Insurance Support Services and Medical Cost Containment.  The published Request for Proposal No. 479-14AH-ISS (RFP) for Insurance Support Services is posted on the Electronic State Business Daily (ESBD).

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Upcoming Training: February 10 – March 21

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The State Office of Risk Management offers a variety of safety, health, risk management, and workers’ compensation training for State of Texas agencies and Community Supervision and Corrections Departments (CSCDs). And, best of all, our training is FREE. For information

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Video from SORM’s Statewide Automobile Insurance Symposium

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On January 23, 2014, the State Office of Risk Management held an informational conference.  The Statewide Automobile Insurance Symposium is designed for Texas state agencies and included experienced professional presenters from several different areas of the industry.  Informative discussions gave

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Staying on top of roof inspections

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How often do you think about the roof over your head? Damage can be caused by loose items placed or stored on rooftops.  Roofs should always be inspected prior to and after inclement weather warnings to decrease the impact of

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SORM announces Statewide Auto Insurance Symposium

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The Statewide Automobile Insurance Symposium is designed for Texas state agencies and will include experienced professional presenters from several different areas of the industry.  Informative discussions will include a comprehensive overview about the current statewide program as well as travel

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SORM announces state business continuity initiative

AUSTIN, Texas. – The State Office of Risk Management (SORM), in coordination with the Texas Office of Homeland Security, Texas Division of Emergency Management, and Department of Information Resources, today formally announced a comprehensive Business Continuity Planning initiative for Texas state

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The nurses of SORM

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SORM enlists a well-trained team of adjustors to help state employees with their workers’ compensation claims. Sometimes though, an injured worker may need assistance coordinating or even obtaining medical care in the complex workers’ compensation system. That’s why the State

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State Office of Risk Management announces major restructure

AUSTIN, Texas. – The State Office of Risk Management today announced a major reorganization of the agency’s structure, streamlining existing divisions and focusing on increasing accountability, communications, and efficiency.  The organizational changes were recommended based on a comprehensive review of

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