In addition to job protection, benefits and wages provided for in Teamster Contracts, the International Union provides additional services offered at a discounted cost to the membership.

Because of the strength and size of our membership, the International is able to negotiate these lower costs for services ranging from legal to medical to financial. We are always on the lookout for ways to save our Teamster families money and increase their prosperity.

Teamsters Local 986 Benefits


In addition to job protection, benefits and wages provided for in Teamster Contracts, the International Union provides additional services offered at a discounted cost to the membership. Because of the strength and size of our membership, the International is able to negotiate these lower costs for services ranging from legal to medical to financial. We are always on the lookout for ways to save our Teamster families money and increase their prosperity.

Teamsters Local 986 has thousands of members in many different industries which are covered by many different Health and Welfare and Retirement Plans.

Please review your collective bargaining agreement to provide you with the accurate information on whether your benefits are administered through a Taft Hartley Trust Fund or company benefits. We have listed a few providers who administer and/or provide benefits to our members covered by many of our contracts.

Retirement Benefits


Thousands of members in many different industries are covered by the Western Conference of Teamsters Pension Plan.

Please review your collective bargaining agreement to provide you with the accurate information on whether your employer is required to make hourly contributions to the WCTPP which is administered by Northwest Administrators.

Below is a link to obtain more information about the WCTPP.

www.wctpension.org

Union Insurance Services


A.J. Longo & Associates
www.ajlongohomeauto.com

Workers Compensation Lawyers

Legal consultation and advice at no cost to members.

For members in Southern California

Attorney Merv Israel

The Law Firm of Israel and Benezra
1545 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 328
Los Angeles, CA 90017
1-213-484-2247

FORD & WALLACH

3619 Motor Avenue, Suite 200
Los Angeles, CA 90034
1-213-480-3284
lfwlawyers.com


For members in Las Vegas

Attorney Javier A. Arguello

Benson, Bertoldo, Baker & Carter
7408 West Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, Nevada 89117
1-702-649-2600
www.bbbclaw.com

When you are injured at work, contact legal for any of the following services free of charge:
  • They offer legal counsel, advice, and suggestions
  • They answers members' questions about worker's compensation benefits
  • They represent the members on matters related to work injuries