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
Your travel medical assistance
Travelling soon? If you’re planning to purchase any top-up coverage, please note that the phone numbers have changed. In Canada/U.S., call toll-free at 1-877-832-6025, or from anywhere else call collect at +819-566-2066. The Royal & Sun Alliance booklet will be updated soon. [Sept 26/19]
An important message regarding Desjardins (the Trust’s Life Insurance provider)
You may have heard that there was a recent breach of personal information at Desjardins. It’s important for you to know that Desjardins has confirmed that the issue – which happened within a different division of the company – DID NOT affect you, your personal information, your Life Insurance, or the Trust in any way.
You can learn more here about what happened. [June 21/19]
Introducing LifeWorks – Starting June 1, 2019
It’s your new member assistance program (MAP) – and more! More than just a 24/7 confidential member assistance program and innovative wellbeing resource, LifeWorks offers you and your dependants expert support, resources, referrals and even retail shopping discounts! Give it a try. Learn more > [May 31/19]