Short-Term Disability Income Insurance
Your employees depend on their paychecks to support their families and lifestyles—but a sudden disability can threaten their ability to earn. Let them know that you’re there to support them by offering Group Short-Term Disability Insurance from Assurity. At no direct cost to you, you can make sure your employees stay afloat while recovering – they’ll thank you for it.
Only 31 percent of Americans have saved enough to cover six months of expenses1
Nearly a quarter of Americans have no emergency savings fund1
Workers’ Compensation only covers work-related illnesses and injuries—and only one percent of workers missed work for that reason in 20172
One in four people over the age of 20 will become disabled during their working lives3
Essential protection for your workforce
Your employees want to know there’s a safety net for when they’re sick or injured and unable to work. Group Short Term Disability Insurance from Assurity gives them added financial protection.
- Pays a benefit directly to the employee
- Helps maintain financial stability
- Allows an employee to focus on recovery rather than finances
To learn more, read our Why Disability Income flyer.
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Assurity works for employers
Choosing to offer voluntary benefits is a win-win situation for employers and employees—provided you’ve chosen the right carrier. Here are just a few reasons why you and your employees can count on Assurity.
With more than $2.6 billion in assets and a 129-year history, you can rely on Assurity to be there when you need us.
Affordable insurance protection for your employees that is easy to understand and to buy.
We'll help educate your employees on benefit offerings. Dedicated case managers handle all billing and administration, and we pay more than 80% of claims within 10 business days.
While there are many advantages to offering a holistic benefits package, it's an invaluable tool for improving morale and attracting new talent.
1. Bankrate Financial Security Index Survey, June 17, 2017
2. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Employer-Reported Workplace Injuries and Illnesses (Annual) 2018
3. U.S. Social Security Administration, Fact Sheet, 2018
NOT AVAILABLE IN NEW YORK.
These policies may contain reductions of benefits, limitations and exclusions. For costs and complete details of coverage, please contact Assurity or review the policy contract.
Group Short-Term Disability Income insurance may contain reductions of benefits, limitations and exclusions. The description of benefits is intended only to highlight the insured employee’s benefits and should not be relied upon to fully determine coverage. If this description conflicts in any way with the terms of the policy/certificate, the terms of the policy/ certificate prevail. For complete benefits descriptions and conditions, see the policy/certificate.
Policy/Certificate Form Nos. G H1808/G H1808C and Certificate Rider Form Nos. R G1809C, R G1814C, R G1810C, R G1811C, R G1812C and R G1813C underwritten by Assurity Life Insurance Company, Lincoln, NE.
Assurity is a marketing name for the mutual holding company Assurity Group, Inc. and its subsidiaries. Those subsidiaries include but are not limited to: Assurity Life Insurance Company and Assurity Life Insurance Company of New York. Insurance products and services are offered by Assurity Life Insurance Company in all states except New York. In New York, insurance products and services are offered by Assurity Life Insurance Company of New York, Albany, New York. Product availability, features and rates may vary by state.