Notice of Non-Discrimination
Discrimination is Against the Law
The Carpenters Health and Security Plan of Western Washington complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. The Carpenters Health and Security Plan of Western Washington does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex.
The Carpenters Health and Security Plan of Western Washington:
- Provides free aids and services to people with disabilities to communicate effectively with us, such as:
- Qualified sign language interpreters
- Written information in other formats (large print, audio, accessible electronic formats, other formats)
- Provides free language services to people whose primary language is not English, such as:
- Qualified interpreters
- Information written in other languages
If you need these services, call Carpenters Trusts of Western Washington at 1-800-552-0635.
If you believe that The Carpenters Health and Security Plan of Western Washington has failed to provide these services or discriminated in another way on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex, you can file a grievance with:
Carpenters Trusts of Western Washington
2200 Sixth Avenue, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98121-1839
You can file a grievance in person or by mail, fax, or email. If you need help filing a grievance, the Plan’s Compliance Officer is available to help you.
You can also file a civil rights complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights, electronically through the Office for Civil Rights Complaint Portal or by mail or phone at:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Room 509F, HHH Building
Washington, D.C. 20201
Complaint forms are available at http://www.hhs.gov/ocr/office/file/index.html.