Who We Are

GMBProtect – Working for Working Families

GMBProtect is a trading name of Union Income Benefit (UIB). We aim to provide working people and their families with access to greater financial security through insurance policies that protect against the financial impact of major life traumas.

So far more than 1.5 million trade union members have benefited from our products and years of experience. Our UK-based operation is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and our commitment to the training and development of our staff has been recognised by Investors in People status since 2002.

At UIB we’re determined to offer customers the highest possible standards of services. We take pride in our clear information about the products and services we offer and, including fees and charges, and encourage you to ask if there’s something you don’t understand.

Gridlock Action at the GMB Congress 2017
Thanks to all the delegates who came to our stand and tested their logic in the GMB Conference Gridlock game. A huge congratulations to the winner John Nattress who finished the race in an impressive 29.78 seconds. Well done to the runners-up Lynette McGaffin and Tom who fought hard right until the end!

How We Help GMB Members

We’ll make sure that you and your family have access to affordable financial protection:

-          £5,000 of FREE Accidental Death Cover

-          Insurance policies designed with members’ needs in mind, including up to £20,000 over 50s accident cover for death, broken bones, burns or dislocations; accident protection cover and an income protection policy that pays out money every month if accident, sickness or unemployment stops you working.

-          Members paid £29 million in claims over the past 12 years.

What We Stand For

-          A commitment to service excellence

-          Embracing technology and innovation to deliver affordable products and services

-          Acting with respect and integrity towards our customers, colleagues and partners