Proviso 62.23

62.23.      (SLED: First Responder PTSD Treatment)  From the funds provided for First Responder PTSD Treatment, the State Law Enforcement Division shall distribute 50% percent to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Assistance Program to reimburse law enforcement officers who incur mental injury as a result of a critical incident during the scope of employment for actual out-of-pocket expenses not covered through worker’s compensation claims and/or other insurance and can also be utilized to provide services through the South Carolina Law Enforcement Assistance Program.  The State Law Enforcement Division shall distribute 50% percent to the South Carolina State Firefighters Association for the South Carolina Firefighter Assistance Support Team to reimburse firefighters and emergency medical technicians who incur mental injury as a result of a critical incident during the scope of employment for actual out-of-pocket expenses not covered through worker’s compensation claims and/or other insurance and can also be utilized to provide services through the South Carolina Firefighter Assistance Support Team.  The State Law Enforcement Division shall promulgate any administrative regulations necessary to carry out the provisions of this section.

For more information or to reach out to FAST, please contact us:


Or contact the S.C.State Firefighters’ Association office EMAIL US or call the Association office at (800) 277-2732

Click the link below for the claims form

To contact Zorrina or Marcia concerning a claim, call the Association office at (800) 277-2732

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