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Follow-up Report: Motor Vehicle Self-Insurance

Overall, evaluators conducting this follow-up found that the City improved its motor vehicle self-insurance program. However, the City did not fully implement all of the OIG's recommendations; additionally, many recommendations were not addressed until al ...

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Follow-up Report: Property and Casualty Insurance

The OIG found the City made improvements to its property and casualty insurance program since hiring a Risk Manager in June 2014. Specifically, the City: secured an updated Insurance Commissioner Certification for property and flood insurance coverage ...

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Follow-up Report: Fuel Receiving Controls

The Office of the Inspector General of the City of New Orleans (OIG) conducted a follow-up to its 2013 report, "Inspection of City of New Orleans Fuel Receiving Controls." The objective of the follow-up was to determine the extent to which the City implem ...

Fleet Management

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an evaluation of the City's fleet management program. The purpose of the evaluation was to determine if the City had effective policies and procedures in place to manage its fleet effectively and ...

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Fuel Dispensing

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an evaluation of the City's fuel dispensing program. In 2015 the City spent approximately $3.2 million on more than 1.6 million gallons of fuel. Given this significant investment, the OIG sought ...

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Follow-up Report: Evaluation of City Employee Life Insurance

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) followed up on its February 2012 report "Evaluation of City Employee Life Insurance." Evaluators found that the City obtained cost savings through a competitive procurement, developed procedures that assis ...

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Fuel Receiving Controls

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an inspection of the City’s policies and practices related to fuel receiving. The objective of the inspection was to determine whether there were adequate safeguards in place to ensure that the a ...

Workers' Compensation Program

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) evaluated the City's workers' compensation program to determine whether the City managed the program effectively and to identify opportunities for cost savings. The scope of the evaluation included the Cit ...

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Motor Vehicle Self-Insurance Program and Vehicle Use Policy

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an evaluation of the City's motor vehicle self-insurance program and related elements of its vehicle use policy. The objectives of the evaluation were to determine if the full cost of the motor v ...

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Property and Casualty Insurance Program

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) evaluated the City's policies and practices relating to the management of property and casualty risks, including the risk of damage or loss caused by flood, fire, and natural disaster. The objectives of th ...

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Follow-Up Report: Interim Recommendations for Policy Memorandum 5(R)

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a follow-up report reviewing new changes to the City's vehicle and equipment policy that were made after the OIG issued a report on the subject.

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Follow-up Report: Interim Report on the Management of the Administrative Vehicle Fleet

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) followed up its December 2008 report on the City's management of the administrative vehicle fleet. The purpose of the follow up was to determine if the City implemented changes to correct problems identifi ...

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Follow-up Report: Travel and Business Expense Reimbursement and Credit Card Issuance and Use Policies

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a follow-up to its August 2010 report "Travel and Business Expense Reimbursement and Credit Card Issuance and Use Policies."The original report reviewed Policy Memoranda No. 9(R) and 116(R) and incl ...

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City Life Insurance Benefits

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) conducted an evaluation of the City’s policies and practices relating to the procurement and management of group life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment coverage for City employees. The objec ...

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Travel and Business Expense Reimbursement and Credit Card Policies

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) reviewed Policy Memoranda No. 9(R) and 116(R), which outline the policies for travel and credit card expenses and expense reimbursements to determine whether the policies provided sufficient guidelines for ...

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Interim Recommendations for the Policy Memorandum 5 (R), Revised and Issued in Response to the OIG's Interim Report on the Management of the Administrative Vehicle Fleet

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) wrote a management letter to the Chief Administrative Officer to follow up on fleet vehicle policy changes that were made after a December 2008 OIG report on management of city cars.

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Interim Report on the Management of the Administrative Vehicle Fleet

The New Orleans Office of Inspector General (OIG) examined the management of the passenger vehicle fleet under control of the Mayor and Chief Administrative Officer. Auditors considered best practices, State statutes, City ordinances and City policies in ...

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