Tag Archives: Post Retirement Benefits

Update to Post Retirements Benefits – PRB Grievances

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With the signing of the Memorandum of Settlement (MOS) in relation to all the outstanding grievances related to the Post Retirement Benefits, the information recently shared on this site has become a moot point and can no longer be perceived as an option. Item #8 in that MOS clearly indicates that all active and outstanding grievances are hereby withdrawn and […]

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New options for post-retirement benefits: an OPSEU Q&A – OPSEU

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Questions and answers about post-retirement benefits for OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust) pension plan Background On November 16, 2016, OPSEU announced that it had signed an agreement with the Government of Ontario that would give OPSEU members in the OPTrust pension plan new choices with respect to their benefits after retirement. This Q&A answers some of the […]

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We’ve just won a victory on retiree benefits – OPSEU

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Action memo To: All OPSEU members in the OPSEU Pension Trust pension plan From: Warren (Smokey) Thomas, President Date: November 16, 2016 Re: We’ve just won a victory on retiree benefits Dear friends: I have some very good news about our battle with the Ontario government over post-retirement benefits for members of the OPSEU Pension Trust (OPTrust). Under an agreement […]

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Changes to Retiree Benefits

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Now more than ever people are approaching me or other OPSEU representatives and asking – “what is happening with the government’s changes to the retiree benefits?” That is usually followed up by – “well, what is it that can be done to overcome this unfair change?” “There was a time when the Government of Ontario considered itself a model employer. […]

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