Open Enrollment


Open Enrollment for 2020 Coverage: Monday, November 4, 2019 to Friday, November 22, 2019

Additional services have been added to the MetLife Insurance! See the changes here. 

During the Open Enrollment period, you have an opportunity to:

  • Review your current benefit choices and make appropriate changes;
  • Enroll or disenroll dependents
  • Renew a prior Opt-Out election or Opt-Out of the benefit program for the first time;
  • Elect additional supplemental life insurance;
  • Enroll a domestic partner.

If you change your benefit choices, your actions will be effective January 1, 2020. Your next chance to change your benefit plan will be in the fall of 2020 for coverage effective January 1, 2021, unless you experience a qualified life event. 

You don't need to take any action if . . .

  • you want to keep your same medical/vision and dental coverage
  • you do not want to add or change dependents

If you had previously Opted Out, you must renew your opt out election or you will be returned to your previous coverage or a default coverage. 

Learn more about the Spousal Opt Out Credit.

You can use the Forms and Documents link to download forms and complete during Open Enrollment to: 

  • To change your benefit selection
  • To renew your or enroll in your opt-out election
  • To enroll or disenroll a dependent
  • To change your beneficiary

Representatives from National Group Protection (NGP) will be at various ATU Local 689 jobsites during Open Enrollment. You can get your questions answered so you can make your Supplemental Life Insurance elections during Open Enrollment. Check out the new schedule soon here. This page will continue to be updated during the Open Enrollment period.

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What if I cannot get a birth certificate or other necessary documentation?

For various legitimate reasons, some members may have difficulty providing necessary documentation. In this case, it is important that you apply for coverage within the time periods outlined for each plan. Only then will the merits of your unique situation be considered. Contact the Health and Welfare office for more information.

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