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The Nebraska Serious Injury and Line of Duty Death Response Team is here "To assist families and departments to honor with the highest dignity, our injured or fallen brothers and sisters by representing the highest quality of attitude and professionalism." Our team is comprised of all levels in the fire service from career, volunteer, fire, EMS, survivors and chaplains.
To Honor with Dignity...
a line of duty death occurs, and on request of the agency sustaining the loss,
the team would be deployed immediately. The team serves in a behind the scene
capacity and offers suggestions based on what the departments needs are, as well
as, the needs of the firefighter family. The Response team stays in place at the agency,
sometimes for several days, usually until the funeral services are completed.
The duties of the team do not end there, they provide information to the
department on an as needed basis to assist the family and department beyond the
Why Should I Call?
Did you know that under some circumstances, heart attacks and strokes that occur within 24 hours of a strenuous duty related event may qualify for Federal benefits. Currently this Federal benefit is over $300,000.00. We know of departments that did not consider this, and this benefit was not available to the family of the deceased.
These are just some of the items we can provide to you. All of our services are provided to you AT NO COST!
If you have any questions as to even the most remote possibility someone may qualify, please contact us immediately.
The Nebraska Serious Injury & Line-of-Duty Death Response Team works solely on funding from donations and volunteering of members time.
We would appreciate any financial support you may be able to give to our team. Donations will allow us to serve our brothers & sisters.
The Response Team, is a 501(c)3 corporation. All contributions are tax deductible.
We thank you for your consideration in assisting our team.
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In 2006 the Nebraska Serious Injury & Line-of-Duty Death Response Team was adopted by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. Our commitment is to be a resource to ANY Fire/EMS department who suffers a serious injury or loss.
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