Claim filing information
The state of Oregon is a self-insured public entity. The Department of Administrative Services' Risk Management program provides liability and restoration insurance coverage through the self-insurance fund.This program:
- Investigates, evaluates and resolves claims.
- Determines if damage is due to state activities.
Pays only reasonable costs.
- Encourages the following evidence be provided with claim:
- Estimates of property replacement (generally 2 required)
- Witness information
Notice of a claim is a statement that a claim for damages is or will be asserted against the public body or an officer, employee or agent of the state in any written form. It must include a description of the time, place and circumstances describing the claim. The name of the claimant with a current mailing address for correspondence must also be included. The following links and forms are available for your use to file a claim against the state:
Frequently asked claim-related questions
Frequently asked questions regarding filing a claim and the processing of a claim