The Risk Management & Safety Office administers the County Safety Program; provides safety awareness to all County Departments. R.M.S. conducts facility safety inspections assuring OSHA 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. administers claims. The department maintains a County Safety Library of reference materials; conducts routine safety training and driver training programs.
The Risk Management & Safety Office is located at EMS Headquarters.
Mailing Address & Office Location:
821 W. 5th North St.
Summerville, South Carolina 29483
Hours of Operations: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM Monday – Friday, excluding holidays. Appointments appreciated.
Caroline Apple, Director 843-832-0216
Leroy Blake, Safety Officer 843-832-0344
Amy Dixon, Claims Assistant 843-832-0238