an employee cannot work for an extended period of time, our long-term
disability plan can help cover a portion of their income. Long-term
disability starts after your 120 day short-term disability policy has
run out. LTD is 55% of you salary, however, it is tax free.
When someone goes on LTD, they are covered for health, dental and life
insurance for 2 years, their pension contributions are waived and they
continue to accrue pension credits. If a member returns and are
back at 1/3 they may be "Topped up" through the Rehabilitation
Incentive Provision of the LTD policy. When filing for LTDI,
three (3) forms must be submitted: 1. Members Claim Submission Guide 2.
Physician's Statement of Disability 3.Plan Admin Statement (this one is
completed and submitted by the board - no action needed on your part).
information contained in this website is for general information
purposes only. The information is provided by OSSTF and while we
endeavour to keep the information correct, we make no representations
or warranties of any kind.
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the students’ experience every day. We work with parents and school
boards to safeguard the quality of our public education system.