Income protection

Helps keep your finances healthy if you can't work because of illness or injury

Please select your Union
Call us (01) 470 8078

Fire Brigade Income Protection Plan

This plan gives you a replacement income* to help you if you're ill, or injured, and can't work.

It helps give financial security and peace of mind, so you can focus on getting better.

It’s there when you need it

What you get from income protection

Replacement income of a fixed benefit*

Income protection pays a replacement income of a fixed benefit* – if you can't work due to illness or injury, and your sick pay has reduced to half pay or ceased altogether.

*Less any other income to which you may be entitled e.g. half pay, Ill Health Early Retirement Pension, Temporary Rehabilitation Remuneration, State Illness Benefit. You must exhaust your employer’s sick leave entitlements and the plan deferred period as noted in the policy document.

Tax relief

You're entitled to tax relief on your plan membership cost.

We're committed to your claim

Our helpful and friendly team will guide you through the claims process.

Remember, we're not automatically notified if you’re absent from work due to illness or injury. If this happens, it's important to contact us as soon as you think your salary will be affected.

To be eligible to claim from income protection, you must meet the definition of disablement as defined in the policy document. Other terms, conditions and exclusions apply.

How much does it cost?

Cornmarket and the Fire Brigade work together to secure the best price and benefits for members of the Fire Brigade Income Protection Plan. When it comes to cost, you can benefit from the group purchasing power of your employer.

The cost of the Plan is €11.78 gross per week.

You're entitled to tax relief on your plan membership cost.

Plan information

The Fire Brigade Group Income Protection Cover Plan Summary Booklet

Need to make a claim?

Our helpful and friendly team will guide you through the claims process.

Call us on (01) 408 4018

What our customers say...

Frequently Asked Questions

Join today

This plan is underwritten by Friends First. Friends First Life Assurance Company Ltd. is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.