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Horry County Risk Management Wins Award

On February 7, 2014 in General

Conway, South Carolina – The Horry County Human Resources and Risk Management Office has received the Sustained Excellence in Risk Management award from the South Carolina Association of Counties (SCAC) for fiscal year 2012-2013. The award is based on a self-audit and other progress reports that the Association has on Horry County’s continuous commitment to creating a safe work environment. Some progress report items include:

• Participation in Horry County’s safety program by the County Administrator and Assistant Administrators.
• The availability of a full time staff to manage the safety and risk management programs.
• Having a low worker’s compensation experience of .75 for 2012-2013 (this means that Horry County’s worker’s compensation insurance premiums are at least 25% below the average).

This commitment was supported by Horry County Council’s March 2013 safety resolution and the County Administrator’s safety policy statement.

For more information, contact the Horry County Risk Management Office at 843-915-5230.


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