What are accidental death benefits?
The County offers, at no cost to the employee, an accidental death benefit of $10,000 ($50,000 for police officers, fire fighters, paramedics, emergency response technicians, deputy sheriffs, and correctional officers; $15,000 for deputy sheriff civilians) which is payable upon the death or personal loss of an employee caused by an accident on or off the job.

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1. What health benefit plans does the County have to offer?
2. What is the employee’s cost for these health benefits?
3. Is there a waiting period before coverage begins? What happens when I leave?
4. Is it mandatory to participate in the health plans? Can I be enrolled in more than one medical plan?
5. How are health benefit premiums paid?
6. Who can be covered under my health plan?
7. Can I make changes to my health plans at any time?
8. Can I continue my health benefits coverage after I terminate (not including retirement) from the County?
9. What is the cost for continuing medical coverage under COBRA?
10. How do I initiate COBRA?
11. Does the County offer life insurance?
12. What are accidental death benefits?