TINLEY PARK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Illinois Public Risk Fund (IPRF), the largest self-insured pool for worker’s compensation insurance in the state, provides their members more than just comprehensive coverage at an exceptional price--they put money back in their pocket. For the third consecutive year IPRF will be distributing $5 million back to their membership through their Grant Program. Intended to ease the burden of safety expenses, the IPRF Grant Program provides members with funding for products that will assist in reducing injuries and/or illness. Some of the items that have been purchased via this program include fire personal protective equipment, bullet proof vests, police dogs and more. To date, IPRF has given back $70,760,000 in dividends/grants to their governmental entity and public agency members. IPRF members can access their online application at www.iprf.com where they can choose from a comprehensive product listing of safety items. In addition, IPRF members have access to an IPRF Loss Control representative who can assist in the selection of safety items. The Grant Program application deadline is December 1, 2019.
About the Illinois Public Risk Fund:
IPRF was established in 1985 to provide a cost-effective alternative to escalating workers compensation premiums and related costs. Today, IPRF has proudly served countless governmental entities and public agencies throughout Illinois.