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Please send all benefit and eligibility queries to: administration@bpagroup.com and all claim inquiries to: claims@bpagroup.com. Please ensure to include your full name, certificate number and reason for inquiry, all inquiries will be handled on a priority basis within 1 business day.Click here to read an important update from your Benefits Department.
Effective January 1, 2020, OHIP will no longer cover any portion of your medical costs while travelling outside of Canada.

Bereavement Pay

Bereavement Pay Benefits of $150 per day shall be paid to the Member for a maximum of three days of lost work in relation to the Member’s attendance at a funeral or memorial service upon death of a family member as defined below.

Benefits are payable from the 1st day of lost earnings as a result of the bereavement provided you were actively working at the time the bereavement occurred.

Bereavement Pay Benefits shall only be paid to Members who:

  1. Were employed by a contributing employer to the Trust Fund at the time of the funeral or memorial service and were not reimbursed for the days missed by their employer for lost of wages;
  2. Complete a Declaration form; and
  3. Obtain a letter from the employer to indicate that the Member was absent from work for the days in question and was not reimbursed by the employer for the time lost from work due to bereavement.



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Teamster Local Union 230 Members' Benefit Fund c/o Benefit Plan Administrators
90 Burnhamthorpe Road West, Suite 300 Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C3