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Risk Management



The mission of the Risk Management Department is to reduce the frequency and severity of liability and worker compensation claims by providing efficient and timely claims adjudication services, comprehensive safety training, and occupational health services.


1033 W Gardner Avenue
 Spokane, WA 99260



Online Contact Form


Chapter 4.96 RCW
The Spokane County Claim for Damages Form (PDF) must be presented to the Department of Risk Management within the applicable period of limitations within which an action must be commenced. 

*Prior to completing or submitting a form, please read: Instructions for Completing the Spokane County Claim for Damages Form (PDF).

Different Accident Forms

  • If your claim involves a motor vehicle accident, complete, sign and include the Vehicle Collision form (PDF)

  • If you are presenting a personal injury claim, complete, sign and include the Medical Release form (PDF)

  • Mail or Deliver Original claim to Spokane County, Department of Risk Management.


Click here or the icon to the left, for a list of frequently asked questions.


Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Bartel, Steve Director 509-477-6113  
David, Brandi Administrative Assistant 509-477-6110  


Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Williams, Lauren Liability Claims Adjuster 509-477-6108  
Teichmer, Joshua Liability Claims Adjuster 509-477-6104  

Safety, Health & Risk 

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Close, Cindy Safety, Health & Risk Specialist 509-477-6102  
Gadd, Dan Safety, Health & Risk Specialist 509-477-6103  
Sanker, Tristan Safety, Health & Risk Specialist 509-477-6101  


Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Haraseth, Ben Security Manager 509-477-6105  

Worker's Compensation (L&I) 

Name Title Email Phone Additional Phone
Schoeffler, Angie Claims Adjudicator 509-477-6107  
Walker, Candace Claims Adjudicator 509-477-6106  

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