Office Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday - Friday
- Craig Legates, Risk Manager
(843) 563-0216 or (843) 832-0216
Mobile Phone: (843) 296-3362
- Leroy Blake, Safety Coordinator
(843) 563-0344 or (843) 832-0344
Mobile Phone: (843) 200-6564
- Amy Dixon, Administrative Secretary
(843) 563-0283 or (843) 832-0283
Fax: (843) 563-0026 or (843) 832-0026
Risk Management & Safety Department
EMS Headquarters Building
821 W. 5th North St.
Summerville, SC 29483-3847
Administers the County Safety Program; provides safety awareness to all County Departments. R.M.S. conducts facility safety inspections assuring OSHA and DHEC compliance; maintains an injury and accident data base. R.M.S. also administers the County’s Alcohol and Drug Screening Program. R.M.S. serves as a liaison between employees, the Legal staff and the Workers compensation and P & L insurance carriers. R.M.S. maintains the claims process as well. The department maintains a County Safety Library of reference materials; conducts routine safety training and driver training programs.