When it comes to Union, one thing that should come to mind is your Pension. We are here to help answer questions and point you in the right direction, whether that be sending you the paperwork to start your draw or help fill out a reciprocity form.
If it if beyond what we can do, we have the address and number for the Pension Fund.
Laborers’ National Pension Fund
14140 Midway Rd Ste 105 PO BOX 803415
Dallas, TX 75244-3672 Dallas, TX 75380-3415
Phone : (877) 233-5673 Fax: (972) 233-3026
Earning Pension Credits:
There are two types Pension Credits:
Future Service Credits:
- Earned while working in the construction industry, after local’s first Collective Bargaining Agreement as a construction labor and contributions are paid by employers on your behalf.
- Through December 31, 2000-One forth (1/4) of a credit is received for each 250 hours worked, up to 1,000 hours or one (1) year credit.
- Effective January 1, 2001- One tenth (1/10) of a credit is received for each 100 hours worked, up to 1,000 hours or one (1) year credit.
Past Service Credits:
- Earned while working prior to the local’s first Collective Bargaining Agreement requiring Pension Fund contributions.
Total Pension Credit:
Determined by adding Past and Future credits. Through December 31, 1985, benefits were paid on twenty five (25) years. After January 1, 1986, no year limitation.
Prior to 12/31/1991- 10 years combined credit: and after 12/31/1991 5 years Future Service Credit if not under a permanent break in service on that date.