The Town of Rockland provides a Group Basic Life and Accidental Death and Dismemberment insurance policy of $10,000 (benefit-eligible employees only) for a low monthly cost of $1.50. Coverage reduces to $2,000 upon retirement for the monthly cost of $1.
The Town also offers Group Basic Supplemental Life and AD&D insurance in addition to basic coverage, which is available in $5,000 increments up to a maximum of $100,000. Spousal and dependent coverage is available and the monthly cost varies based on amount of coverage. Upon the attainment of age 70 and at retirement benefits reduce to $5,000. Spouse benefits terminate at age 75.
The employee must carry Basic Life insurance in order to obtain Supplemental Life insurance or Long Term Disability Insurance. Deductions will be withdrawn automatically through payroll on a monthly basis.