Accident and Sickness Policy – This coverage is for line-of-duty deaths or injuries and line-of-duty related sickness resulting in death or injury. The premium is paid by the NCSFA. To access this form please click here.
Accidental Death and Dismemberment – The coverage is 24 hours per day for on-duty and off-duty events. The amount of the policy is $25,000.00 and this premium is also included in the membership dues. All members, including retirees on a department roster, receive this coverage. To access this form please click here.
First Responder Assistance Program – 24/7 Confidential Help for Firefighters and Their Families
The First Responder Assistance Program (FRAP) is included with your Accident and Health insurance coverage. This program offers resources and referrals to first responders and their families for issues regarding:
- Stress Management
- Family Conflict
- Grief and Loss
- Child/Elder Care
- And more
Go here, http://ncsfa.com/first-responder-assistance-program, for more information. Or visit www.BDAEAP.com Password: Provident
This fund is available to all departments that meet three (3) criteria:
- Belong to the NCSFA.
- File a relief fund financial statement online with the NCSFA by October 31st of each year.
- File a Board of Trustees Report (Formally known as a Report of Fire Conditions) with the NCSFA annually with your roster certification between December 1st and January 15th. The uses are defined in Chapter 58 Section 84-85 of the North Carolina General Statutes.
(This should not be confused with the NC Firefighter’s and Rescue Workers Pension Plan under the State Treasurer, 877-627-3287 option 5 or visit https://www.myncretirement.com)
For information on the plan and to receive help signing-up please contact Retirement Plan Solutions, Inc. at 800-388-0441, ext. 125. The staff at RPSI will work with you and answer all your questions. Visit http://rpsi.us.com/ for more information.
MetLife Auto & Home Insurance
We are pleased to announce that MetLife Auto & Home, a leader in quality auto and
home insurance, has been selected to provide North Carolina State Firefighters’ Association
members with exclusive discounts and savings. Call now and start saving right
away: 1-877-491-5089. Click here for more information.
MetLife TakeAlong Dental Insurance
Take advantage of individual dental insurance that stays with you for as long as you want. Get competitive pricing and coverage that can help reduce your out-of-pocket costs for dental services. Call ISI (Insurance Specialists, Inc.) : 1-888-474-1959. Click here for more informations.
MetLife Term Life Insurance
Purchasing life insurance can help ensure short and long term financial obligations can be met if the unforeseen should happen.
A simplified application process (with just a few questions) for member age 59 and under.
- Apply for up to $250,000 for those age 39 and under.
- Apply for up to $150,000 for those age 40 to 49.
- Apply for up to $100,000 for those age 50 to 59.
Members age 59 and under can apply for up to $500,000 of coverage using our standard application.
Call Insurance Specialists, Inc at 1-888-474-1959.
The NCSFA provides $240,000.00 per year in scholarships. Applications go online January 1st of each year and are due in the office of the NCSFA by March 15th of each year.
The NCSFA monitors bills and actions of the legislature on behalf of the membership and the fire service of North Carolina.
NCSFA members are eligible to receive a debit card with the Local Government Federal Credit Union. This Visa Debit Card, exclusively for North Carolina firefighters, is LGFCU’s way of helping the North Carolina State Firefighters’ Association (NCSFA) generate funds to help the men and women who serve and improve our communities. Visit LGFCU.org to apply today!
Members of the NCSFA can receive a discount on AT&T services and devices. Visit att.com/wireless/NCSFA or find your local AT&T store to sign up. Be sure to mention code 3433704 and have your NCSFA membership card with you to receive the benefit.
All documents are available as Acrobat PDF downloads.
Photo courtesy Jim Landis, Gastonia Fire Department.