$24.50 Non-Safety Group Plan

Monthly Cost $24.50 per month - payroll deduction
Eligibility for Enhanced Plan

Must be an active, full-time Non-Safety member of a fire department or association under a Non-Safety Retirement system (CalPers, County Act 1937, or Municipal Plan).

Percentage of
Wages Protected

66 2/3% of wages Non-Industrial Disability
66 2/3% of wages Industrial Disability

80% of wages for Catastrophic Disabilities for up to 18 months - not to exceed maximum monthly benefit

(No reductions for Workers’ Compensation Permanent Disability settlements)

Maximum Benefit Maximum Benefit of $10,000 per month, tax-free
Waiting Period 30 Calendar Days – Earlier reduced benefits may be payable based on lack of personal leave down to zero days. $750 per month Minimum Benefit after 60 days ($500 per month if Industrial caused), freeze of personal leave after 60 days. No benefits are payable if working full-time, light or modified duty.
Benefit Period Three Years (36 months): Sickness, Accident and Pregnancy
Freeze of Personal Leave Option After 60 calendar days
Personal Leave Integration Benefit After 60 days, you may use 50% sick leave and receive a 50% benefit from Plan or use 100% personal leave and receive $750 per month. ($500 per month if Industrial caused)
Cost of Living Benefit (COLA) 4% compounded per year (years 2-3)
Benefits Payable During Challenged Workers' Compensation Cases

After 60 calendar days – 66 2/3% of wages or Maximum Benefit of $10,000 per month (repayable only if settled in your favor).

Waiver of Payment Waiver of Payment after no-pay status
Minimum Monthly Benefit $750 per month – paid in addition to personal leave after 60 calendar days. ($500 for Disputed Workers' Compensation claims)
Disability Pension Advance Plan may advance, interest free, actual retirement benefit not to exceed $10,000 per month.
Pre-Existing Medical Condition Coverage If you enroll during your initial enrollment period, all pre-existing medical conditions will be covered once you have been in the Plan for twenty-four (24) / forty-eight (48)* months, unless you are eligible for the Prior Coverage Credit – otherwise, pre-existing medical conditions will not be covered.
Survivorship Benefit Nine (9) months additional benefits to dependent beneficiary.
Death Benefit $15,000 Death Benefit on- or off-duty – natural, accidental or terminal illness. (Benefits may be payable within 24 hours of notification)

 

*Forty-eight months for Death Benefits and for HIV, AIDS, ARC

 

For Illustration only. Please see Plan Documents for full description.

 

 

CAPF provides superior Long Term Disability Coverage to over 16,000 Fire Service Participants – since 1985.