Public Entity Insurance and Risk Management

Industry-leading consulting for effective public service.

From municipal utility authorities to schools to governments, we have the industry’s deepest level of expertise in helping public entities gain coverage they require, at a price they deserve.

Just look at government risk pools alone – Conner Strong & Buckelew manages more than any other program administrator in the country.

The result of utilizing our specialized consulting is you’re able to offer more effective public service. Now that’s a bipartisan benefit.

Specific Areas of Public Entity Experience

  • Primary & Excess Casualty and Property coverages
  • Comprehensive Claims Management and Safety programs
  • Executive and Management Liability including Public Officials
  • Police Legal Liability
  • Pollution Liability
  • Evaluation of loss exposure
  • Explanation and coverage selection
  • Advice on operations, policies and procedures
  • Preparation of applications
  • Assess risk cost and budget preparation
  • Analysis of loss control and engineering reports
  • Claims settlement assistance
  • Safety committee collaboration
  • Risk management planning, design and implementation
  • RFP design and development
  • Risk transfer program analysis
  • Joint Insurance Funds (JIFs)

Highlighted Public Entity Experience


Along with our affiliates, we have helped save tax payers billions of dollars in loss costs over the past 25 years as the largest full-service risk management and insurance administrator for public entities in New Jersey. The effective strategies we have developed for the group programs have been applied to stand-alone public entities and resulted in significant reduction in total cost of risk. Our deep experience in this segment gives us significant market leverage and clout which benefits our clients.

Practice Leader

Joe Hrubash

Senior Partner, PERMA Risk Management Practice Leader

More than 35 years of insurance experience, 29 years specializing in public entity account management

Practice Leader

Scott Davenport

Senior Partner, Practice Leader, Public Entity

More than 30 years of senior consulting and brokering experience