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CFSI Webinar: Public Safety Officers’ Benefits Program

"When A Firefighter Falls in the Line of Duty, PSOB Rises To Help the Survivors"

 

 
 
 

Congressional Fire Services Institute | | Friday, March 16, 2012


Hope Janke, Director of the PSOB Office, Bureau of Justice Assistance, DOJ, will discuss the purpose of the Public Safety Officers' Benefits Program (PSOB).  Established in 1976, the PSOB program provides death and educational benefits to survivors of fallen firefighters, law enforcement officers and other first responders, as well as disability benefits to officers catastrophically injured in the line of duty. 

The presentation will provide important information on initiating the claims process for a fire department that experiences a line of duty death or serious injury and contact information for the BJA office.  There will be opportunities at the conclusion of the presentation for a question and answer session.
 
To register for this webinar please email malderfer@cfsi.org by 3/22/12 by 12PM.

CFSI Webinar Series:

PUBLIC SAFETY OFFICERS' BENEFITS PROGRAM
"When A Firefighter Falls in the Line of Duty, PSOB Rises To Help the Survivors"
 
DATE: March 22nd, 2012
TIME: 2:00 - 2:45 p.m. (EST)
LOCATION: Your personal computer!
COST: Free
RSVP: Email malderfer@cfsi.org by 3/22/2012 by 12PM

Established in 1989 as a nonprofit, nonpartisan policy institute, CFSI is designed to educate members of Congress about the needs and challenges of our nation's fire and emergency services so that the federal government provides the types of training and funding needed by our first responders.  

Please visit our website at www.cfsi.org to learn more about our mission and the types of issues we are addressing on Capitol Hill.




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