We evaluate and manage risks to protect DU from hazards or perils that may impact the life, safety, reputation, financial property and operations of the institution. We do this through the use of appropriate methodology, including:

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    Risk Retention

    The planned acceptance of losses by deductibles, deliberate noninsurance, and loss-sensitive plans where some risk is consciously retained rather than transferred.

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    Risk Transfer

    The contractual shifting of a risk from one party to another.

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    Risk Controls

    The set of methods by which we evaluate potential losses and take action to reduce or eliminate such threats.

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    Risk Avoidance

    The avoidance of certain activities that may carry risk.

We also manage DU's insurance portfolio and all claims associated with our policies or potential liability to the University.

Driver's Responsibilities

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Before you hit the road, you need to review our procedures, complete your motor vehicle driving record check, and pass the online Driver Safety course presented by United Educators Insurance through their EduRisk portal.

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Certificates of Insurance

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While working with third parties to request or provide certificates of insurance, we'll protect you and the University's interests as you forge connections and pursue opportunities on- and off-campus.

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Liability Insurance and Insurance Claims


Tenants' and Users' Liability Insurance Policy

DU uses TULIP, a Tenants' and Users' Liability Insurance Policy, which is designed to provide low-cost general liability insurance to third-party users of DU facilities. Third parties may purchase TULIP to obtain coverage for their events on campus.

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Insurance Claims

Covering general, automotive, professional, property and international liability, we provide up-to-date and accurate policy and claims reporting information.

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