American Samoa Survivor Benefits

Updated September 2018

BENEFITS FOR FIREFIGHTERS ON AMERICAN SAMOA

Contact:

Department of Public Safety
Division of Fire

Commissioner Le’i Sonny Thompson
Deputy Commisioner Vaimaga Maiava
Deputy Commissioner Falanaipupu Taase Sagapolutele
Phone: (684) 633-1111
Fax: (684) 633-7296
Website: www.americansamoa.gov/department-of-public-safety


WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

WC Board will review each incident.

Contact:

American Samoa
Workmen’s Compensation Commission
Office of the Governor

A.P. Lutali Executive Office Building
Third Floor – Utulei, Pago Pago, AS 96799
Phone: 011 (684) 633-4116
Fax: 011 (684) 633-2269
E-mail: [email protected]
Website: www.americansamoa.gov/office-of-the-governor


FUNERAL BENEFIT

Unknown.


RETIREMENT/PENSION PLAN

Contact the Government Employees’ Retirement Fund for more information. The Retirement Fund covers most territorial firefighters.

Contact:

American Samoa Government Employees’ Retirement Fund
Director Iaulualo Faafetai Talia
Deputy Director Caroline Wendt
Centennial Office Building – Utulei
Phone: (684) 633-5456
Website: www.americansamoa.gov/retirement-fund-asg


EDUCATION BENEFIT – CHILDREN

Unknown.


EDUCATION BENEFIT – SPOUSE

Unknown.


SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

Contact the Social Security Administration office for more information.

Contact:
Pago Pago Social Security
Centennial Building
3rd Floor Suite 302
Pago Pago, AS 96799
Phone: (800) 772-1213
TTY: 1-800-325-0778


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.