Job-Related Illness

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In the event of a Retired Scarborough or Toronto (TFS) Fire Fighters passing the estate or executor will want to notify CPP, OAS, OMERS, and depending on the individual a number of others. They should also contact the City to see if there are any entitlements owed (eg. life insurance).

If the (diagnosed) illness or death may be job-related (eg. prescribed cancer) you, your family or the estate, or the executor should contact the Toronto Professional Fire Fighters Association Disability Management (WSIB/LTD) Committee for more information and assistance on how to proceed – 416-466-1167 or

Once any cancer has been diagnosed reach out to the 3888 WSIB Committee to file and they will give advice on filing a claim.

Below is the contact information for the City of Toronto and OMERS.

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City of Toronto

Pension, Payroll and Employee Benefits

TEAM Central (Option 4) — 414-338-0016

Pension, Payroll & Employee Benefits – City of Toronto


Call Member Services

Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Phone: +1 416.369.2444
Toll-free: +1 800.387.0813


Also see Life Insurance, Article 1203 / Memorial Grant Program for First Responders

WSIB Cancers In Fire Fighters / Fire Fighter Cancers