Insurance 2017-09-27T20:20:05+00:00

Industrial Alliance

For more information on your insurance plan, contact Industrial Alliance at (514) 499-3800 or 1-800-363-3540 or consult your online client space.

If you have a problem, contact your local union or QPAT.

Frequently Asked Questions
2017 Group Insurance Rates

Starling Minds

Starling is an online mental health and wellness tool that helps you assess, monitor and improve your mental wellbeing. It’s an interactive, online program that teaches you about your mental functioning and gives you practical techniques for building stress resilience and boosting mental fitness.

As a member of a QPAT affiliated union, it’s available to you to use anywhere and anytime you want, for free. And it is and will always be 100% confidential!

N.B.: Your school board is not involved in this project and will NEVER have access to any information relating to your personal use of the Starling Minds program!

How to sign up:

  1. You need your Industrial Alliance certificate number to sign up for the Starling Minds program. You can find the certificate number on the front side of your Industrial Alliance card. If you have lost your insurance card, please contact your school board to get a new one.
  2. If you have not yet received a certificate number, contact Niina Niemi at: members@ for help in signing up.
  3. Go to and click SIGN UP.

Learn more about Starling Minds

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The Personal + QPAT = your personal connection to home, auto and business insurance

Enjoy up to 30%* in savings

Choose The Personal for your insurance needs and you can enjoy up to 30%* in savings, on top of your exclusive group rate.

Just one of the many advantages you get with The Personal—home, auto and business group insurer for QPAT.

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As the largest group insurer in Quebec, we care about you, and it shows:

  • Best-in-class service
  • Fast, hassle-free claims processing
  • Exclusive group rates not available to the general public

Our customers rate us among the leaders in client experience!



Enjoy your drive—we’ve got you covered with savings like:

  • Multi-vehicle discount: Save up to 15% when you insure two or more vehicles with us
  • Ecosavings: Save up to 20% when you insure a fuel-efficient,2 hybrid or fully electric vehicle


Trust your home to The Personal and connect to savings like:

  • Number of years at the same address: Save up to 10%
  • Alarm system savings:4 Save up to 15%


If you’re a business owner, we’ve got your company and commercial vehicles covered. Take advantage of essential basic protection plus coverages developed specifically for your line of business.

Get your personal connection to exclusive group rates and savings!

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Not up for renewal? No problem—you can secure your rate up to 364 days* in advance.

Some conditions, exclusions and limitations may apply. The Personal refers to The Personal General Insurance Inc.

  1. Savings amounts are not guaranteed and will vary depending upon your underwriting information.
  2. The discount for fuel-efficient vehicles is granted in compliance with eligibility criteria determined by The Personal based on information contained in the Fuel Consumption Guide published by Natural Resources Canada.
  3. You could save up to 15% if your home has a monitored fire and burglar alarm system.
  4. Rates are guaranteed for up to 364 days provided there are no changes to your underwriting information from the time the policy is issued to its effective date