VRSA offers comprehensive coverages, resources and services designed to meet the needs of all Virginia local governments – from the smallest to the largest.Learn More
Water & Wastewater
VRSA offers free accredited training, contract review, HR consultation, risk management training, and more.Learn more
VRSA’s school officials’ liability coverage is tailored toward school divisions and their governing officials to provide the broadest protections.Learn more
VRSA provides a number of coverages, services and resources specifically designed to mitigate the unique risks of various types of local government authorities.Learn More
VRSA is launching a new residency program, beginning with an Inclusion Residency led by Dr. Robin Stacia. Learn more about it here.Learn More
Virginia Risk Sharing Association
VRSA is here to protect our members and their employees so they may effectively serve their communities.
We are committed to financial strength to ensure stable rates and dependable coverages. Our coverages are tailored to our members' interests, and our staff are dedicated to providing outstanding service.
VRSA offers comprehensive coverages tailored to meet a wide variety of public entity exposures to loss.
We offer more than just coverage. Our public safety, human resources, local government, communications, and risk service specialists, as well as workers’ compensation staff offer members up-to-date information on the latest trends, news and best practices in their specialties.
VRSA’s public safety consulting services are designed to provide up-to-date and credible risk management guidance to law enforcement, fire and emergency management agencies.
VRSA's human resources consulting provides assistance to members with public official’s liability coverage in the mitigation of employment practices liability exposure.
VRSA is proud to offer the consulting services of a past town manager to assist members in identifying emerging risks and challenges in local government finance, budgeting, planning, and compliance.
VRSA provides communications consulting to members with public official’s liability coverage to assist members in navigating the unique communications challenges of local governments.
VRSA provides risk consulting services to help members develop, implement, and maintain effective risk management programs to reduce their cost of risk.
In addition to receiving high quality medical care, VRSA provides personalized services to ensure that injured workers are provided with timely treatment for their injuries and that member employers are kept apprised of the claim.
The Virginia Risk Sharing Association (VRSA) offers a variety of programs and resources designed to maximize members’ risk management efforts.
VRSA Online UniversityProvides online learning opportunities for member staff on a number of subjects from bloodborne pathogens to sexual harassment prevention, stress management, and more. Online training saves members up to 93 percent on costs compared to standard instructor-led courses/travel time. LOGIN »
VRSA Multimedia LibraryTo help members maximize their risk management programs, VRSA offers a wealth of resources to supplement our various services and trainings through the VRSA Multimedia Library.
Virtual EngagementsVRSA offers free virtual engagements each month on a variety of topics from human resources, communications, risk management, and law enforcement.
WorkshopsVRSA offers a number of training opportunities, including workshops held each fall focused on a variety of topics, and targeted workshops held throughout the year focused on safety, human resources, law enforcement, workers’ compensation, or other topics.
Business ContinuityProvides generators, access to technology, office space, and Internet/phone connectivity for members in the event of a widespread or localized disaster, in addition to business continuity planning assistance.
Contract ReviewVRSA offers contract review to ensure that member contracts containing insurance requirements not only have the required insurance placement, but that member entities do not unintentionally waive rights or accept liability on behalf of another. This is offered at no cost. VRSA can also assist with drafting contract language to ensure that contracts have the needed insurance requirements.
First-Fill Prescription ProgramProvides payment for the first prescription(s) needed by an injured employee, ensuring they face no out-of-pocket expenses – even if the claim is later found to be non-compensable. Through workers’ compensation, injured employees have access to more than 1,500 pharmacies throughout Virginia.
VRSA Safe Driver ResourcesProvides a collection of resources including coaching systems, online courses, videos, DVDs, helpful links, and more. These resources were created to help safety and risk managers organize their training messages utilizing a variety of available resources.