In response to COVID-19, the Fund Office is closed, with limited staff performing essential functions remotely. The Fund Office has activated its business continuity plan to continue to provide service to our participants and participating employers during this situation. Please see the Fund-specific information below.

Pension Fund – Pension payments will continue to be made as scheduled. Current payees may experience delays when updating an address or direct deposit information. Applications for benefits will continue to be processed but there may be some processing delays. 

USW 401(k) – Contributions are continuing to be processed daily.

USW HRA Fund – Claims are continuing to be reviewed. If the review cannot be completed in 30 days, the Fund will notify participants of the need to extend an additional 15 days.

Documents

Document Name Description Category Type Download
401(k) Employer Guide Guide for employers in the 401k. 401K Guide
401(k) Investment Education Guide Participant guide for enrolling in the plan and managing 401(k) investment options. 401K Guide
401(k) Plan Document Document detailing the specifics of the plan. 401K Plan Document
401(k) Trust Agreement 401K Plan Document
401k Investment Education Guide Guide for participants in enrolling and managing 401k investment options 401K Guide
401K QDIA Notice Qualified Default Investment Alternative 401K Notice
401k Summary Plan Description 401K Plan Document
Form 5500 401(k) Annual IRS return/report for Employee Benefit Plans 401K Notice
Special Tax Notice IRS Safe Harbor Notice 401K Notice
Special Tax Notice - Roth 401K Notice
Summary Annual Reports 401(k) Yearly financial statements. 401K Notice

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