TITLE

Health costs pain AFTRA

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/31/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 42, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the new health plan requirements of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists in the U.S. The health care coverage for fourth quarter earnings will increase from 10,000 dollars to 15,000 dollars. In 2003, trustees of the health plan are forced to deal with cost hikes, however, they are allowed to take more measured steps for the health plan. Furthermore, in 2002 and 2003 unions were forced to cut their benefits due to the increased costs.
ACCESSION #
21062452

 

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