Updated 8/29/16 - New information for the 2016-17 school about the partnership with the R.I. Trust for optional insurance. The information and claim forms have also been updated.
The Smithfield Public Schools, has partnered with the Rhode Island Interlocal Risk Management Trust and Worth Ave. Group to offer optional insurance to protect the Chromebooks used by the school's students, teachers and staff. By working through the the Rhode Island Interlocal Risk Management Trust, Smithfield was able to obtain better group pricing and an improved level of service than in previous years.
Insurance with Worth Ave. Group through the R.I. Trust will protect the Chromebook against:
This 3rd-party insurance policy will provide replacement cost coverage and protect the Chromebook worldwide (on and off school grounds).
If interested, parents can apply for the insurance policy by visiting, https://www.worthavegroup.com/ristrust
The Smithfield Public Schools will not be handling any paperwork, payments or claims as part of this optional insurance. All communication must be made to RI Trust and Worth Ave Group directly.
Link to file a claim,