Casualty Assistance Guide

This guide is intended to provide a written, operational framework for casualty assistance in the event of serious injury or death of an Agency employee or volunteer. The Casualty Assistance Guide is a collaborative effort of the Badge of Honor Memorial Foundation ( and The Florian Foundation ( We especially want to recognize the contributions of the Peer Support Team, Fairfax County (VA) Police Department, Reserve Officer Sandie Doptis of the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Department and Sergeant Jack Gaffigan (Ret.) of the St. Louis Police Department.  Officer Doptis and Sergeamt Gaffigan serve the Badge of Honor Memorial Foundation as Chairperson of the Education Committee and Executive Director, respectively.

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