Risk InformationTort Cap Increases:
On July 1, 2018, the limitations on judgments against governmental entities were amended.
Personal injury limits were increased to $745,200 per person/per occurrence and $2,552,000 aggregate/per occurrence. The property damage limits were increased to $295,000 per occurrence. Emergency Rule Notices were filed in the Utah State Bulletin on June 15, 2018, and November 1, 2018.
A Notice of Proposed Rule Amendment was filed in the Utah State Bulletin on November 1, 2018.
Division of Risk Management
The Division of Risk Management’s role is to insure and protect State assets, promote safety, and help prevent losses for State Risk Fund participants which include State Agencies, State Institutions of Higher Education, School Districts, and participating Charter Schools. We approach loss control and claims management in a proactive and collaborative way in partnership with our clients.