October 6, 2020

If you have had to take the test for COVID-19, whether your result has come back positive or negative, you must self-isolate for 14 days from the day you took the test and contact the Union immediately.

Benefit Eligibility:


  • Positive Test – Eligible to apply for Weekly Indemnity
  • Negative Test / Advised to self-isolate by Public Health Official – Eligible to apply for COVID-19 Quarantine


  • Can apply for Leave of Absence (granted time only)
  • Can apply for Medical E.I.

All forms can be found on the WEBC website –

A Coverage follow the above link to: Benefits / Weekly Indemnity / Weekly Indemnity Forms

B Coverage follow the above link to: Benefits / Credited Time /  Forms

Your personalized access code was sent with your pension report.  You can also retrieve forms as guest.

Thank you,
ILWU Local 500 Officers