Optional Life Insurance

Optional Life Insurance_1

If you choose, you may purchase additional life insurance coverage for yourself. The following chart shows the coverage amounts available through MetLife.


Be sure to name your beneficiaries for Optional Life Insurance when you enroll in your benefits. You can make changes to your beneficiary elections at any time through MetLife at MetLife.com/mybenefits or by calling 1-888-228-1811.

Coverage Option(s)

Management, Support and Non-Bargained Hourly Employees

Optional Life Insurance Banner

UAW and Mapleton Employees

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South Milwaukee and Denison Employees

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Evidence of Insurability

If you elect Optional Life Insurance during your new hire enrollment period, you can enroll in up to two times your salary without providing proof of good health. However, you and/or your spouse/same-sex domestic partner will be required to complete a health questionnaire and/or statement of health form in these circumstances:

  • If you elect a coverage amount for yourself in excess of two times your annual base salary during your new hire enrollment period.
  • If you enroll your spouse/same-sex domestic partner in Dependent Life Insurance coverage.
  • If you wait until an annual enrollment date to enroll in Optional and/or Dependent Life Insurance coverage.