Beneficiaries and Survivors

All deaths of current or former Commission employees should be reported immediately by contacting the ERS at 301-454-1415 or

Survivors and beneficiaries are notified in writing of any benefit entitlement. Only the named beneficiaries will be contacted by the ERS. This information is kept confidential and will not be provided to other parties.
A certified copy of the death certificate and proof of identity are required for the payment of death benefits. Additional documents may also be required, depending upon the entitlement.