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George Burrows Group Insurance

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The British Transport Police Federation Group Insurance Scheme is provided by George Burrows. The package of benefits includes:

  • £125,000 Life Assurance (with 20% advance of benefit in cases of terminal prognosis)
  • £3,000 Child Death Grant
  • RAC UK & European Motor Breakdown Assistance (Roadside, Recovery, At Home, and Onward Travel)
  • Mobile Phone/Gadget Insurance
  • Worldwide annual multi-trip family travel insurance
  • Personal Accident lump sum and weekly benefits
  • Sickness benefits (includes shift allowance and 20% of salary if pay reduced due to ill health)
  • Legal expenses
  • Care First Counselling service

Group insurance membership is included in your monthly Federation subscription of £35.70. The group insurance element costs £17.20 per month, while Federation subs remain the same at £18.50 per month

Cover for Partners

Cover is now also available for partners at £5.48 per month. The partner scheme provides £62,500 Life cover and includes RAC Motor Breakdown, Mobile Phone/Gadget insurance together with Personal Accident lump sum and weekly benefits. Full details of partner cover can be found in the summary of cover brochure (below) and the application form is available to download.

Cover for Retired Officers

Group insurance cover is available once you retire BUT you must fill out the retired officer application form BEFORE your retirement date. Under the terms of the policy there can be no gap in your cover. If you complete the application form late you will need to provide a doctor's note stating your health hasn't changed since you retired, and will have to pay George Burrows for the months missed.


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