The Motion Picture Workers Health Benefits Plan Booklet for Active Members (PDF) explains in detail what the IATSE Local 891 Plan offers and how the hour bank works. The booklet is for active (ie, non-retired) members. (Updated: Mar 11, 2016)
The Motion Picture Workers Health Benefits Plan Booklet for Retired Members (PDF) explains in detail what the IATSE Local 891 Plan offers for retired members. Please note: the Plan booklet and other related information for retired members is currently being updated. When reading Plan information, please ignore references to Pacific Blue Cross (PBC). Health and dental claims are now being processed by Great-West Life, and plan administration (handling of the hour bank) has changed from PBC to J&D Benefits. (Updated: Jan. 1, 2014)
If you do not have your user ID, please contact Dispatch at 604-664-8916 or Reception at 604-664-8910 and they will provide it. Please note that in order to obtain your UserID over the phone you must provide the following information:
Additionally, if your UserID is re-issued over the phone, it is Union policy to reset your password at the same time.
If you have forgotten your password, please call Dispatch at 604-664-8916. Upon providing your Social Insurance Number for verification, your password will be reset.