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No-Cost Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

All NYSUT members (both in-service and retiree) and agency fee payers are automatically provided with up to $1,500 Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance through Chubb Group Insurance Companies. This benefit includes Travel Assistance Services provided by Europ Assistance at no cost that focus on providing coordination services to travelers.

To report a claim, please contact NYSUT Member Benefits at 800-626-8101 or write to NYSUT Member Benefits Trust, 800 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110-2455 with the name and address of the person that should be sent claim forms.

This coverage is provided and administered by the NYSUT Member Benefits Trust.

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Additional No-Cost Offering to NYSUT Members from AFT
Effective August 1, 2017, all active, working AFT members in good standing are automatically provided with $5,000 Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance provided at no cost to them through the national AFT organization. This coverage will double if the accidental death or injury occurs at the workplace.

Please Note: Agency fee payers and retired members of AFT are not eligible for this benefit.

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Additional No-Cost Offering to NYSUT Members from NEA
The NEA Members Insurance Trust offers complimentary life insurance at no extra cost to active, staff, reserve and life* NEA members.

This complimentary coverage includes the following:

-- Up to $1,000 of term life insurance
-- Up to $5,000 of AD&D coverage
-- $50,000 of AD&D insurance for any covered accident that occurs on the job or while serving as an association leader**
-- $150,000 of life insurance for unlawful homicide while on the job

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*Life members must be actively employed in the field of education.

**NEA retired members are eligible for the $50,000 of AD&D insurance only while acting on association business in the capacity of an association leader.