DOJ Says it Plans to Fix PSOB Claims

November 2007
Fire Chief;Nov2007, Vol. 51 Issue 11, p15
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The article reports on the new strategy of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to fix the claim process problems under the Public Safety Officers' Benefits (PSOB) Program in the U.S. According to Domingo Herraiz, director of the Bureau of Justice Assistance, they have started the process pf issuing the claims to survivors. It is stated that these steps include the hiring of additional PSOB staff, conducting an outreach program to public safety agencies, and planning to expedite the claims process.


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