Kent County Survivor Benefits

Survivor BenefitsUpdated October 2013

ONE-TIME DEATH BENEFIT

Warwick Fire Department

Contact:
Warwick Personnel Department
Oscar Shelton, Director
Warwick City Hall, Annex Bldg, 2nd Floor
3275 Post Rd
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: (401) 738-2000 x6250
E-mail: war.personnel@warwickri.com
Website: warwickri.gov

The city of Warwick offers a $5,000 Accidental Death & Dismemberment policy in addition to a $50,000 term life insurance policy for a total of $55,000 with no cost to the employees. Please see Fire Contract for additional information.


RETIREMENT/PENSION BENEFIT

Warwick Fire Department

Contact:
Warwick Personnel Department
Oscar Shelton, Director
Warwick City Hall, Annex Bldg, 2nd Floor
3275 Post Rd
Warwick, RI 02886
Phone: (401) 738-2000 x6250
E-mail: war.personnel@warwickri.com
Website: warwickri.gov

In the event of a firefighter’s death, the city of Warwick pays 50% of the deceased member’s salary with an additional 10% per dependent but not to exceed 75% of the salary at the time of death. Please see Fire Contract and Warwick, RI Code of Ordinance for additional information.
 


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.