Risk Management

About Us

Kyle Jackson
Risk Management Director

Cathy Parsons
Workers’ Compensation Specialist

Tonya Brown
Administrative Assistant

Office Hours:     Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., excluding legal holidays

Physical location: 

Physical Address: 106 Industrial Village Road | Building 2

Mailing address:  PO Drawer 1228, Beaufort SC  29901

Risk Management is the management and administration of ….

  • Vehicle Accident Claims
  • Insurance
  • Workers’ Compensation

Policy Statement |  Safety Charter

To ensure that Beaufort County’s assets, liabilities and employees are adequately insured and to administer related claims; to manage the Workers’ Compensation Program; and to support Department Heads’ efforts to create a safe workplace.

The Risk Management Department

  • Insures all property and equipment owned by the County
  • Administers the Workers’ Compensation program for the County
  • Processes insurance claims related to County property, equipment and Workers’ Compensation
  • Maintains all Workers’ Compensation, property, vehicle, equipment, aviation, liability insurance claim records for the County
  • Facilitates monthly Safety Committee meetings
  • Provides defensive driving training for County employees
  • Works closely with all departments to correct hazards in the workplace

It is the goal of this department to be proactive in preventing accidents and unsafe conditions for the employees of Beaufort County and reducing hazardous conditions to our citizens.  The Risk Manager manages claims processes and serves as a liaison between employees, the legal staff, the Workers’ Compensation insurance carrier, and the State Budget and Control’s Office of Insurance Reserve Fund.

Provide health and disability insurance for County employees (See Human Resources).

Compile vehicle and equipment repair estimates (See First Vehicle).



Proud Member of the Public Risk Management Association and the National Safety Council

Public Risk Management AssociationProud Member of the National Safety Council