County Commission | The Magazine August 2018 - Page 20

FROM THE COVER administer its insurance programs through a new nonprofit company established exclusively for this purpose. County Risk Services Inc. (CRS) will provide safety services, claims administration, underwriting, financial services and policy administration from offices on North Jackson Street in downtown Montgomery. “In the end, counties should see improved service, improved access to their data, easier claims reporting, much better loss control services and much more accurate underwriting,” said ACCA Executive Director Sonny Brasfield. “We believe having the full Association staff together in downtown Montgomery will be very much a positive, as well.” Further information about the insurance programs and the transition to self-administration will be provided 20 | COUNTY COMMISSION at ACCA’s 90th Convention and Celebration in Orange Beach. The membership meeting for The convention gives insurance commissioners from across participants is the state the opportunity scheduled for 2 to network and exchange p.m., Tuesday, ideas. I also enjoy the Aug. 21, at the breakout sessions; I always get something to take back Perdido Beach home that helps me in Resort. Anyone who trying to meet the needs of the public. I encourage all wants to know commissioners to attend more about the convention. these programs is encouraged to Hon. Rhondel Rhone contact Henry 2006-2007 ACCA President van Arcken, Clarke County ACCA Director of Insurance Services, at 334-263-7594 or hvanarcken@alabamacounties.org. n Annual Convention: 90 years strong