Devon County Council
Nature of Business
Devon County Council provides a wide range and variety of
services to the communities and businesses in Devon, including
economy and enterprise; culture and heritage; environment and
planning; learning and schools, people and community etc
What did they need?
Organisational & People Capability (Risk Management) – Devon
County Council retains; stores; and archives many historic and
valuable archives records and documents going back many centuries
and established state of the art archiving facilities to protect
How did we help them?
- Used our risk management expertise to identify
organisational and people ‘inherent risks’ in their archiving
Identified the likelihood and probability of such risks
occurring and the impact and potential loss
- Used quality risk management tools to prioritise such risks
- Developed risk mitigation actions and strategies to control
What benefits did it bring?
- Successful risk management in establishing and developing
the archiving facilities
- Personal and professional development in risk management for
- Enabled sustainable risk management for the historic and
- Devon Education Business Partnership