In addition to the payment and administration of claims, fund members receive other benefits and services as described below.

    • Risk Control —  Risk control services are provided through the funds’ third-party administrator (TPA) and include periodic facilities inspection, risk control manuals and instructional material, assistance in establishing local risk control committees, defensive driving courses, flagmen courses and many other related forms of assistance.

 

    • Specialized claims administration: The employees of the TPA that handle claims for fund members have particular expertise in handling claims for county government.

 

    • Excellent legal representation: When attorneys are needed, the funds retain only attorneys with extensive experience in such claims.