Mark Your Calendar for the 2014 Annual Conference at Sunriver Resort!

October 1 - 3, 2014

The Agenda for the 2014 Annual Fall Conference includes another great line up of speakers, topics, entertainment and networking opportunities!  Mark your calendar so you don't miss a single minute!  The conference will offer sessions on:

  • Employee Emergency Response Team
  • Cyber Liability
  • Workers’ Comp Legislation  Round Table
  • Is the Exclusive Remedy of the OR Workers’ Compensation Act Under Threat?
  • Contracts & Purchasing
  • Records Retention
  • Law Enforcement Liability
  • BYOD at Your Own Risk
  • Ergonomics and Worker’s Comp
  • Medical Marijuana  

 

Paralympic Cyclist and motivational speaker, Sam Kavanagh, will provide our key note session and the Thursday evening banquet will feature comedian, Milt Abel.

Watch check back soon for online registration. Please feel free to share this announcement with interested colleagues.

 Lodging

Room reservations at Sun River are the responsibility of the participants and can be made now by contacting Sun River Resort directly at 1-800-547-3922 to reserve a room. To receive the conference nightly room rate of $119 for a Lodge Village Guestroom, you must identify as an attendee of this event when making the reservation. There is a local tax of 8%, a resort fee of 15%/night, and a 1% state tax on the resort fee.  Please request any special room arrangements when making your reservation. Reservations made after September 10th will be subject to availability and the prevailing nightly room rate at the time. Check-in time is mid to late afternoon on the arrival date. Checkout time is 11am on the departure date. A valid credit card will be required at check-in.

 

What's New!

As the community in the small town of Oso, Washington, continues to deal with the devastating property and human losses from the March 22 landslide that hit it, some are turning their thoughts to the potential liability for the tragedy.  Could a local government have legal responsibility for a case such as this?  The following link provides some thought-provoking analysis:

Could county, loggers be liable in mudslide?

2013 Annual

Conference Sponors

We love our sponsors!  Thank you for your support!

Diamond Level - $5,000 or more

Brown & Brown Northwest

 Platinum Level - $2500 - $4999

Citycounty Insurance Services

Gold Level - $1500 - $2499

Apex/Global Intermediaries

Willis of Oregon

 Silver Level - $800 - $1499

Bio-Med Testing Services

Barker-Uerlings Insurance

CCMSI

CorVel

Cummins Goodman Fish Denley & Vickers PC

Farrell & Associates

SAIF Corporation

Special Districts Association of Oregon

Tristar Risk Management 

Bronze Level - $799 or less

Belfor

Cosgrave Vergeer Kester LLP

Miller & Wagner LLP

Sather Byerly & Holloway LLP

Sheridan Levine LLP

 

Our Mission

Our mission is to support and strengthen an effective, efficient public sector through the concepts and strategies of risk management.