TALB Member Benefits

New Long Beach teachers attend TALB orientation to learn about TALB membership and benefits.

As a TALB member, you are also a member of California Teachers Association (CTA) and National Education Association (NEA). That means you have several automatic member benefits!


Complete Your TALB Membership Application Here



Exclusive Representation for Teachers, Nurses, Librarians, Counselors and Psychologists

  • Contract Enforcement & Maintenance
  • Negotiate Salaries & Health Benefits
  • Working Conditions
  • Conditions of Employment

Educators Employment Liability Insurance (EEL)

Coverage A – Educators Liability

  • $1,000,000.00 per member per occurrence not to include any civil rights issue or civil right claims.
  • $300,000.00 per member per occurrence for civil rights issues or civil right claims and not include any other claims.
  • $3,000,000.00 per occurrence aggregate for all claims, including civil rights and civil rights claims.

Coverage B – Legal Defense Cost Limits

  • $3,000,000.00 per member per occurrence not to include any civil rights issues or civil rights claims.
  • $9,000,000.00 per occurrence aggregate for all claims, not to include any civil right issues or civil rights claims.

Coverage C – Bail Bond

  • $1,000.00 per bond

Coverage D – Assault-Related Personal Property Damage

  • $500.00 per assault.

To download an EEL Certificate of Insurance or claim for insurance, sign in at www.cta.org, to Member Services, then click on Legal Services.

Death & Dismemberment Benefits

  • As a TALB member, you have a Survivor Benefit of $3,000 in the event of your death.  It is important to keep your TALB Survivor Benefit form up to date as the benefit will be distributed to the person or persons who are named on the form.  If you have not completed the form, or if you need to update your Survivor Benefit form — download the form at the link below, complete and send to TALB office.
  • You also have a death benefit of up to $2,000 through CTA and up to $1,000 thru NEA. A total of up to $6,000 for your surviving beneficiaries.


  • An Accidental Death and Accidental Dismemberment Benefit of up to $10,000.00.
  • A $50,000.00 Benefit if the member dies or suffers a dismemberment due to an accident or assault while engaged in any activity which was in the expressed or implied terms of his or her occupation, or while acting in the capacity of an Association Leader.
  • $150,000.00 life insurance for unlawful homicide while at work.


As a TALB/CTA/NEA member, you also have access to several voluntary benefits!
Click here for more information about TALB member voluntary benefits.