Beginning September 26, 2011, Railroad Enrollment Services will begin mailing the annual enrollment packages to eligible Railroad employees for coverage under The Railroad Employees National Health and Welfare Plan (H&W Plan). Enrollment in the H&W Plan will provide coverage for railroad employees and their eligible dependents effective January 1, 2012. The enrollment period for the H&W Plan will begin on October 3, 2011 and will run through November 4, 2011. Railroad Enrollment Services must receive the completed open enrollment form no later than NOVEMBER 4, 2011.
For those railroad employees who have a benefit choice for 2012 calendar year, included in their enrollment packet will be a “Comparison of Benefits Chart”. Railroad employees should also refer to their Summary Plan Description for a more detailed explanation of the benefits being offered to assist as they make their benefit choice for 2012.
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