Program Description

Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance Traumatic Injury Protection (TSGLI) is a rider under Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (SGLI). It provides insurance payments of up to $100,000 to members who suffer certain serious traumatic injuries in service.

General Program Requirements

All service members who have SGLI coverage are automatically covered by TSGLI.

For more information, visit our Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance Traumatic Injury Protection Program (TSGLI) webpage.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

TSGLI coverage is automatic with SGLI coverage. To apply to receive a TSGLI benefit payment, complete SGLV 8600, "Application for TSLGI Benefits."

Program Contact Information

For more information, visit our Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance Traumatic Injury Protection Program (TSGLI) webpage.

If you have questions, contact your branch of service's TSGLI point of contact.

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