Operational Risk Management (ORM) serves as the liaison to the Commonwealth’s Division of Risk Management and is the lead official when dealing with external organizations regarding accident investigations and insurance claims.

ORM administers the Commonwealth’s Risk Management Plan and other commercial insurance to protect the Commonwealth and the University’s reputation and financial assets. The office also supports University departments by assessing potential risks, recommending action to manage hazards, or suggesting the contractual transfer of those risks. In the event of a mishap, ORM will assist in both controlling the loss and recovery through insurance.

Operational of Risk Management is located in Merten Hall, Suite 5300 and can be reached at 703-993-2599, MSN 6D6 or e-mail: risk@gmu.edu