Life Insurance - MetLife

Life Insurance - MetLife

Basic Life Insurance
Gwinnett County Public Schools is pleased to announce an increase in the Basic Term Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance coverage for benefit eligible employees. Effective January 1, 2009, all benefiteligible employees’ coverage will increase from $12,500 to $15,000. This coverage is provided by the Board of Education at no charge to employees.

Optional Life Insurance
During this Open Enrollment, as a benefit-eligible employee, you may apply for coverage or increase your current Optional Life Insurance coverage by completing the Statement of Health Form. Based on your application, MetLife may require additional information. Once MetLife completes the underwriting process, you will be notified of MetLife’s approval or denial of your application.

Dependent Life Insurance
Gwinnett County Public Schools offers the choice of three options for Dependent Life Insurance.
Benefit-eligible employees may enroll their eligible dependents for $5,000, $10,000, or $15,000 Dependent Life Insurance during this Open Enrollment without answering health questions. If you did not enroll your dependents when first eligible, you may elect this coverage without answering any health questions. This option to enroll without health questions is available only during this open enrollment.

For additional information please visit the MetLife web site.

New for 2009: If you and your spouse are both employed with Gwinnett County Public Schools, you may each elect Dependent Life insurance coverage for your eligible dependents.
Eligible dependents include your spouse and unmarried children through age 19
(or up to age 26 if a full-time student).