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Mission Statement

Advance the Risk Management profession among our members, students and business community through educational programs, professional development resources and networking opportunities.

Our Events


Announcements

  • July 2019 - Rocky Mountain RIMS at the Colorado Rockies

    Please join your Rocky Mountain RIMS colleagues on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, for a fun afternoon of networking, a chance to discuss risk issues with fellow risk practitioners, and baseball! A picnic lunch will be followed by the Colorado Rockies -vs- LA Dodgers game.

Legislative Update

Workers Compensation for Mental Impairment (HB17-1229)
Signed 6/5/17 | Effective 7/1/18
Workers’ Compensation for Mental Impairment will allow a claim for mental impairment benefits in cases with no physical injury even if the source of the trauma is something within the worker’s usual experience in certain situations.  Continue Reading.

General Data Protection Regulation
“GDPR”
Effective May 25, 2018
The European Union (EU) adopted the GDPR with the purpose to regulate organization’s management of data with a primary focus on protections of personal information stored and processed by businesses. Continue reading

RISK News

  • A new report from cybersecurity company Agari’s Cyber Intelligence Division outlines the operations of a business email compromise (BEC) gang in West Africa, showing that criminals who engage in BEC online theft can have a diverse portfolio of online criminal Continue reading
  • “We’re becoming numb to the news,” said risk management veteran and author Joseph Mayo. “We’ve seen a 1,200% increase in daily record loss in the last five years. Globalization has created faster-moving and infinitely more complex risks and that’s what Continue reading
  • Last year, Amazon made headlines for a developing a human resources hiring tool fueled by machine learning and artificial intelligence. Unfortunately, the tool came to light not as another groundbreaking innovation from the company, but for the notable gender bias Continue reading
  • According to a new Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) report, negligence from almost every party involved led to last years collapse of a pedestrian bridge at Miamis Florida International University, killing 6 and permanently disabling one other. The pedestrian bridge Continue reading