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Penetrating the Cone of Silence / Communicating with Police and Fire (Webinar)
Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT
Category: Webinar


Webinars are free for Texas PRIMA members.  Must be a current member of Texas PRIMA to register.

Have you ever wondered why it seems more difficult to communicate with Police and Fire?  This session will explore why each is unique and provide insights and suggested approaches to improve your Risk Management program’s effectiveness in communicating with both.  Expect the presentation to be entertaining, high energy and utilize video clips.

Attendees will understand why police and fire communicate the way they do.  Attendees will be given suggested methods about selling Risk Management and ideas in general to these tight knit groups.

Dean Coughenour, Risk Manager, City of Flagstaff

Dean Coughenour is the Risk Manager for the City of Flagstaff and directs their Risk Management Department, managing a comprehensive risk and safety program that includes reducing risk factors, grass root integration of risk management decision matrix, safety, insurance, litigation management, Workers’ Compensation, training, and facility inspection programs.  Coughenour has nearly 30 years’ experience in proactive Risk Management and has served on various boards and associations including Arizona Municipal Risk Retention board, City of Scottsdale Loss Trust Fund board is past national board member of PERI (Public Entity Risk and Insurance), past loss trust fund board chair for the City of Scottsdale, past president of National Public Risk Management Association for the United Sates and has held various other community leadership positions. He is a frequent speaker on Risk Management topics both at national and local conferences. He is a champion for Risk Management and the employment of the Risk Management decision matrix in day to day operations of public sector entities.

This session is brought to Texas PRIMA by the PRIMA Speakers Bureau.

Contact: [email protected]