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Optional Critical Illness Insurance

Optional Critical Illness (CI) Insurance provides a lump sum benefit once you have been diagnosed with, and survive one of the covered conditions. Among the 23 covered conditions are: cancer, heart attack, stroke and coronary artery bypass surgery. In some situations, a second payment of the CI benefit is payable when you are diagnosed with, and survive a second covered illness.  The Optional Critical Illness Insurance is available to the employee, spouse and child(ren).  

Underwritten by: Chubb Life Insurance Company of Canada. 

Once Optional CI terminates, it may be converted prior to age 65 to an individual policy. Conversion must be applied for within 31 days of termination of the Optional CI coverage.

Click here to calculate the Optional CI Premiums

Click here to view the Optional CI Brochure

Click here to print the Optional CI Enrolment Form