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Risk Management and Insurance

Risk Management proactively manages the University of Maine’s loss exposures by identifying the types of accidental losses faced by the University, analyzing the different types and sizes of these loss exposures and deciding how to handle and finance these losses.

Risk Management uses a combination of commercial insurance, self-insurance, risk avoidance, risk transfers and effective claim management. The department recognizes that the University by its very nature is a constantly changing, dynamic entity. The aim is to protect the University and enable it to accomplish its educational, social and economic missions.

Risk Management Services include:

  • Baseline Risk Assessments
  • Internal Threat Assessments
  • Contract Analysis
  • Business Continuity Planning
  • Claims Mitigation Strategies
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Return to Work Guidelines
  • Topical Guidance to the Board of Trustees

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 Topics of Interest

Incident Management and other reporting documents can be accessed in myCampus Portal. Maine.edu log-in credentials are required.

Department Contacts

Gretchen Caitlin - Risk Manager – 207-621-3038 - gretchen.catlin@maine.edu

Kristel Mead – General Services Analyst – 207-621-3482  - kristel.mead@maine.edu

Kylie Baker – Administrative Specialist – 207-621-3462 - kylie.baker@maine.edu

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