Council, 23 July 1999.

  1. That an Accident Insurance Reserve Fund be established with funding to be provided from a transfer from rates so the amount provided would be the excess level less the budgeted level of claims for the year
  2. That the use of insurance proceeds from the Council's personal accident policies be applied as follows:
    1. In the first instance to offset costs the Council incurs, such as those for a by-election, temporary employment of replacement personnel, or alteration to the insured person's work environment, etc
    2. Should any proceeds remain unspent from costs incurred as stated in (a) above, the balance to be allocated to improving the insured person's ability to undertake her/his duties
    3. The City Manager to be given delegated authority to make a payment of the remaining monies at his discretion, to the insured person.