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Teamsters offer disaster relief assistance in Georgia

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, February 14 — The International Brotherhood of Teamsters has published two Disaster Relief Notices to assist members living in the state of Georgia.

The first Disaster Relief Notice (DR-4294) is for damage caused by severe storms, tornadoes and straight-line winds that damaged homes and property on January 2, 2017. DR-4294 only applies to members living in Dougherty County.

Download the DR-4294 Request for Help form here:
www.ble-t.org/pr/pdf/GA_DR_4294.pdf .

The second Disaster Relief Notice (DR-4297) is for damage caused by severe storms, tornadoes and straight-line winds that occurred January 21-22, 2017. DR-4297 applies to members living in the following counties: Berrien, Cook, Crisp, Dougherty, Thomas, Turner, Wilcox and Worth.

Download the DR-4297 Request for Help form here:
www.ble-t.org/pr/pdf/GA_DR_4297.pdf .

Be sure to include all requested documentation. The deadline for both Disaster Relief Notices is March 31, 2017.

If you live in the affected area and experienced a loss due to one of these FEMA-declared major disasters, please download and submit the forms. For questions, contact the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund office at (202) 624-8971.

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To help increase awareness of this valuable benefit, members who live and work in the affected areas are asked to print and post these Disaster Relief Notices at their places of work. Previous notices are archived on the BLET National Division’s website, www.ble-t.org/disaster.
 Also, members are advised that the BLET National Division does not administer this program. Questions regarding the application process, pending applications or other inquiries should be directed to the Teamsters Disaster Relief Fund office at the telephone number provided above.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017
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