Welcome to USW 8782 Retiree Benefits Trust

Established exclusively for USW Local 8782 Lake Erie Works retirees and their eligible dependants, the Trust is designed to protect access to medical, dental and life insurance coverage.

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Keeping you informed
Welcome Rob Bussey, your new plan administrator – starting July 1
Terry Barnard has elected to retire, and Rob Bussey will move into the retiree benefits administrator role beginning July 1, 2021. [Jun 30/21]
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3 years already? Where does the time go?
A brief update to mark the Trust’s 3rd anniversary, talk about travel coverage, remind you about the MAP, and request email/contact updates. Learn more > [Oct 5/20]
Travelling out of the province this summer or fall?
Your emergency medical insurance has you covered. Stay healthy and safe: Learn more about inter-province travel coverage now. [Jul 31/20]
IMPORTANT INFORMATION about travel coverage.
If you are out of the country or planning to travel, please carefully review your emergency medical insurance coverage, and contact Terry Barnard with any questions.
[May 29/20]
Your T4A tax slip for 2019 has been mailed
It’s almost tax time! When filing your taxes for 2019, make sure you include your T4A.
The T4A is a tax slip used to report the taxable Life insurance premium that is paid as part of your retiree benefits through the Trust.
Note: If you’re in B.C., you’ll get a second T4A slip for Stelco’s reimbursement of the Medical Services Plan (MSP) premium. [Feb 5/20]