Benton County Survivor Benefits

Survivor Benefits
Updated March 2013

ONE-TIME DEATH BENEFIT

Contact:
Benton County Emergency Management Agency
215 East Central
Bentonville, AR 72712
Phone: (479) 271-1004

Volunteer Members:
Benton County provides supplemental insurance via VFIS for all volunteer firefighters in the County’s Rural Fire Departments.

Accidental Death from injury or illness pays $50,000 to a member’s designated beneficiary. Additional benefits included in the policy are:

  • $12,000 seat belt benefit
  • $5,000 spousal support benefit
  • $10,000 per dependent child
  • $5,000 memorial benefit

 


Disclaimer: The material contained in the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Survivor Benefits website is not the result of legal research, but rather is based on a scan of public documents. We have made every effort to be accurate and timely, but errors may exist. The material on this website is advisory only and should not be cited as evidence or proof that a benefit exists or that our facts are accurate. Always consult the decedent’s fire department for benefits assistance, or a benefits’ attorney. If, in the course of your own research, you see errors of fact, or new benefit information, please pass this information along to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation.