About Risk Management

The Risk Management program focuses on review of operations and ownership of property for risks including injury to persons, damage or loss of property, impact to university programs, liability, loss of financial resources and reputation. A variety of techniques may be recommended as appropriate, increasing safety of the activity, transferring responsibility for safety and/or consequences of participation.

The management of risk is the ongoing process which includes "risk management" (See: Risk Management – A Short Course) for which Program Managers are responsible as the appropriate administrators (CSU Executive Order # 715).