Welcome to the Massachusetts Laborers’ Benefit Funds Website This site contains important information about your Fund benefits. The sections below provide a basic overview of how the benefits work. Once registered, the Dashboard pages provide personalized information—for members, contractors and Local Union business managers.

As a registered member, you can view your annuity balance, eligibility for health and welfare benefits, hours worked, pension credits earned, estimated pension at age 65 as well as check on the status of a medical claim. To register you must have an e-mail address and use the “New Member Registration” link at the top of this page to enter your information into the database.

Important Announcements

Courthouse Closures

Massachusetts courthouses will remain closed to the general public until at least July 1, 2020, except for emergencies. The Trial Court departments have issued standing orders and guidelines specifying what constitutes an emergency matter in that particular court and have posted all such orders and guidelines on the Court System Response to COVID-19 webpage.

The courts are conducting court business virtually where it is practicable to do so.

All jury trials, in both criminal and civil cases, are continued to a date no earlier than September 8, 2020. 

All bench trials in civil cases are continued to a date no earlier than July 1, 2020 unless the trial may be conducted virtually. All bench trial in criminal cases are continued to a date no earlier than July 1, 2020 unless the trial may be conducted virtually by agreement of the parties and the trial judge.

Your attorney will contact you when notified by the court of any hearing dates.

The Legal Service Fund continues to operate with staff both physically present in the Burlington office and working remotely.  All phone calls to our main office number at 781-273-3939 are answered by a staff member with access to files from 9:00 to 5:00 every day. At all other times, calls to this number are answered by our answering service.  All telephone messages are responded to by the responsible attorney.

The attorneys can also be reached by emailing directly as follows:

Mary P. O’Malley – momalley@mllsf.org
Robert Cassesso – rcassesso@mllsf.org
Jennifer L.M. Fearnley – jfearnley@mllsf.org
John A. Rice – jrice@mllsf.org
Michael J. Riley – mriley@mllsf.org

We continue to open new cases. We are not, however, currently open to the public until further notice. For both your safety and that of our employees, please contact your attorney directly regarding individual concerns.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Offices Closed Monday, 5/25 for Memorial Day

Please note that the Mass. Laborers’ Benefit Funds offices will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

If you have questions or require assistance, please contact our office: http://bit.ly/3b7XWit

Massachusetts Laborers Benefit Funds Closed Due to Coronavirus

The Massachusetts Laborers’ Benefit Funds is closed for the foreseeable future due to the Coronavirus. The Office will remain closed through Monday, May 4, 2020. We will assess the state of the pandemic at that time and assess reopening the office.   
 
MLBF has a skeleton crew of employees that are working remotely to maintain Health & Welfare, Pension, and Annuity service to laborers and their dependents during this closure. You may experience a lag in MLBF personnel getting back to you, but rest assured we will return all phone calls and emails as quickly as possible during this closure. 
 
To leave a message for Pension and Annuity (781) 272-1000 press 1 
To leave a message for eligibility, claims and subrogation (781) 272-1000 press 2
To leave a message for auditing and collections (781) 272-1000 press 3
To leave a message for Remittance & Accounts Payable (781) 272-1000 press 4
For automated benefits services (781) 272-1000 press 5
 
Thank you for your anticipated cooperation during this difficult time.

 

Los Fondos de Beneficios para Trabajadores de Massachusetts (MLBF) estará cerrado por el futuro previsible debido al Coronavirus. La Oficina se mantendrá cerrado hasta el lunes, 4 de mayo, 2020. Evaluaremos el estado del pandémico en ese momento y evaluaremos la reapertura de la oficina. 
 
MLBF retiene un grupo de empleados que están trabajando remotamente para mantener los servicios de Salud y Bienestar, Pensión y Anualidad para los trabajadores y sus dependientes. Es posible que se experimentara un retraso en respuestas de los empleados de MLBF. Responderemos a sus llamadas y mensajes electrónicos lo mas rápido que podemos durante este cerramiento. 
 
Para dejar un mensaje para Pensión, Anualidad, Elegibilidad, y Cuentas por pagar  (781) 272-1000 presione 1
Para servicio automatizado de sus beneficios (781) 272-1000 presione 2

 
Gracias por tu paciencia y cooperación durante este tiempo difícil. 

Suspending Walk-Ins & Appointments due to COVID-19

The Massachusetts Laborers’ Benefit Funds office is taking steps to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus.

Effective Thursday, March 12, 2020 the Fund Office will be suspending all walk-ins and appointments to the Burlington office for the foreseeable future.

We’re sorry for the inconvenience.

If you need further assistance, please call (781) 272-1000.

 

La oficina de Fondos de Beneficios para Trabajadores de Massachusetts está tomando medidas para prevenir la propagación del Coronavirus.

A partir del jueves 12 de marzo de 2020, todas las visitas y citas previamente programadas a la oficina de Burlington estaran suspendidas hasta el futuro previsible.

Lamentamos la incoveniencia.

Si necesita más ayuda, llame al (781) 272-1000

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