Update: Open Enrollment Extended for Life Insurance Offering

The National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS) Public Employee Financial Protection Plan has extended open enrollment period. Active members can now apply through November 30, 2018. This unique life insurance offering is designed specifically for public employees, and especially, public safety professionals. It has been offered to public… Continue Reading Update: Open Enrollment Extended for Life Insurance Offering

DRS Reports Fraudulent Emails

Reposted from the Department of Retirement Systems The Department of Retirement Systems has learned that some public employees are receiving a fraudulent email that purports to be from DRS. The subject of the email is “Effective Immediately: Changes to Pay Schedule and DCP/PERS/SERS/TRS Contribution Limits for 2018.” This email did… Continue Reading DRS Reports Fraudulent Emails

Legislature Passes Bill Changing PTSD Workers’ Compensation Rules for LEOFF Members

On March 23, 2018, Governor Inslee signed SSB 6214 changing how post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) claims are handled as on-the-job injuries and establishing PTSD as a presumptive disease for LEOFF members. What does this mean? There are a lot of questions surrounding the bill. Members want to know what it… Continue Reading Legislature Passes Bill Changing PTSD Workers’ Compensation Rules for LEOFF Members

Video: LEOFF Plan 2 Disability Retirement Benefits

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Annual Retirement Statements Now Available

Annual retirement statements for 2017 are now available for active members of LEOFF 2. To view your statement, simply log in to your online account with the Department of Retirement Systems (DRS). You can view balances and interest for your defined benefit contributions as well as the amount of service credit you’ve… Continue Reading Annual Retirement Statements Now Available

2018 Cost of Living Adjustments Calculated

Each year, the Office of the State Actuary calculates the LEOFF Plan 2 Cost-of-Living-Adjustments (COLAs) at the request of the Department of Retirement Systems. Here are the 2018 results, or for additional information, read the full report.