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Division Director

R.J. Castellanos


Risk Management
200 East Gaines Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0336
Main Number
(850) 413-3120
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State Liability Claims


We have two primary responsibilities:

1. Adjust (investigate, evaluate, deny, settle or defend) claims filed against state of Florida agencies under four statutorily required insurance coverages: general liability, automobile liability, federal civil rights and employment discrimination and court awarded attorney fee coverage (see Chapter 284, Part II, F.S.).

2. Enter notices of claim and service of process filed against subdivisions of the state of Florida (Counties) into the claims administration system and provide affidavits regarding these notices as requested (see s. 768.28 (6) (a) and (7), F.S.)


Insurance Coverage

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Claims Process

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TORT claims North of Orange County:


Mike Andrews,
Administrator
North Tort Claims Unit
Division of Risk Management
200 E. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0338
(850) 413-4874
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TORT claims Orange county and South:


Marc Stemle,
Administrator
South Tort Claims Unit
Division of Risk Management
200 E. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0338
(850) 413-4866
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For federal civil rights and employment discrimination Claims statewide:


Chris Taul,
Administrator
Federal Civil Rights Claims Unit
Division of Risk Management
200 E. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0338
(850) 413-4858
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