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Public Sector Risks Forum

Do you work in the public sector?   Could public sector assets be better protected?   Could public sector risk management performance be improved?

Collaborate with public sector and private sector enterprise risk management experts and business leaders to create a better future for your organisation in the public sector.   Public sector risk professionals can access tips advice and support to help boost performance of public sector organisations in UK.

Develop your leaderships skills to find more productive ways to deliver public services.   Learn how to manage enterprise risks more cost-effectively and with less uncertainty.

Join our online forum to develop your knowledge of public sector risks and skills to manage risks better.   Exchange best risk management practices and successes.

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Government and Public Sector Risks Management

Risks analysis of the UK public sector.   Ideas and thoughts produced in collaboration with Risk Management Think Tank.   Achieve cost savings, comply with regulations more easily and deploy better risk management and governance practices.

Risk insight and knowledge is developed with your peers who are public sector leaders and risk management experts.

Watch out for online public sector risk management discussions, reports and our risk webinars.   Continuously improve organisational processes and decision-making to deliver public sector services more effectively.

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Access the latest public sector risk management news, opinions and product or service reviews for free.

17th January 2017 – Ridiculous Risk Management Culture Or Individual Judgement Failure?

From time to time we hear reports of ridiculous overzealous risk management control.   For example, it was reported today in the Even Standard that a pensioner was fined £80 by Ealing Council for pouring a cup of coffee down a drain.   She allegedly disposed of the coffee down a drain in Ealing shopping centre because she didn’t want to fill the public bin with liquid.   Two enforcement officers gave her an on the spot fine.   Ealing Council investigated the case and decided to drop the fine saying that their “… priority is to make sure that the borough is clean and litter free and we apologise for any inconvenience that this may have caused.”

What was the environmental cost of pouring coffee down the drain instead of soaking the bin with coffee?   What was the reputational cost to the council for ridiculous fine?   What was the financial cost to the council?

Do public sector get the right risk management balance?   There are no ridiculous safety legislation in the UK.   There is ridiculously interpretation of safety legislation.   Who is at fault for the ridiculous interpretation?   Is it the senior managers creating the wrong imbalanced risk management culture or is it simply individual errors of interpretation or implementation of organisation policy?

15th December – Social Care Funding Changes

Local authorities have complained about the cuts to their funding.   There is a recognition across the political party’s in the UK that social care is in crisis, that is set to get worse.

English local authorities will be allowed to increase council tax to help fund social care.   The “social care precept” on council tax bills will go up, thus increasing total council tax per annum.

Seek better risk management guidance and good governance practices for your public sector organisation.   Proactively manage enterprise risks better and respond to risk events more productively.   Understand emerging public sector risks quicker and manage changes to existing public sector risks faster.

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