The purpose of the Rescue Squad Worker's Relief Fund is to financially assist any rescue or EMS worker in active service from financial loss while in the performance of his/her duties.
(NC General Statute 58-88-10)
- Any member of a rescue squad or EMS service eligible for membership in the North Carolina Association of Rescue & EMS ("Association") and who has attended a minimum of 36 hours of training and meetings in the last calendar year.
- Each rescue squad or EMS service whose members are eligible for membership in the "Association" who has filed a roster certifying to the Association's secretary-treasurer who certifies to the Insurance Commissioner by January 1 of each calendar year that all eligible members have met the requirements.
The Rescue Squad Workers' Relief Fund is created and governed by NC General Statute 58-88-1-30.
Twelve cents ($0.12) of vehicle inspection stickers.
(NC General Statute 20-183.7 (c) (3))
Disbursement of Funds
The North Carolina Department of Insurance receives the monies collected from the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) and disburses to the North Carolina Association of Rescue & EMS (NCAREMS) for payment of benefits.
Mr. Joel Faircloth, Executive Director
North Carolina Association of Rescue & EMS
Post Office Box 1914
Goldsboro, NC 27533-1914
Use of Funds
Established by NC General Statute 58-88-5 (c) 1-5.