Protect’s income protection cover can also ‘top-up’ state based statutory insurance schemes like workers compensation (e.g. Workcover) and transport accident insurance (e.g. TAC).
The Maritime Union of Australia is leading the way by promoting Protect income protection in all our EBA’s.
Given the representation of field-based women in trades roles has sat at 2% over 30 years, NECA believes this needs to be substantially boosted over time for our industry.
You may view and download your statement from your Protect account through the workers portal. Find answers to frequently asked questions about account access here.
Our severance and redundancy brochure is updated regularly to promote the latest regarding your Protect account. The 2020-2021 financial year version includes a tax threshold increase.
Protect and ADA Australia are pleased to announce a partnership in the delivery of workplace mental health support services, and of behavioural health and safety awareness around drugs and alcohol.
Learn of the arrangements in place to continue support for Protect members during any COVID related office closure period.
Protect income protection policies are reviewed annually for improved benefits for members. The latest Maritime policy brochure is now available for download.
"Recently, your Branch Committee advocated for, and endorsed, a renewed Protect Income Protection Policy with enhanced benefits for UFU members."
Protect administers Australia’s leading range of personal income protection insurance policies for workers. Here's a brief summary of some of the changes to the Standard Protect Injury and Sickness Policy.