Learn more below about all the ways income protection helps protect American workers.
In a new report by the Charles River Associates, economic analysis shows savings to state governments when workers are covered by private coverage.
Private disability insurers are promoting legislation in Washington designed to increase the number of workers with protected income. This legislation would:
To read more on the topic, access the following issue brief now.
Small employers who don't offer long term disability insurance overestimate the cost and underestimate the desire of employees for this coverage, shows new research from the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) in partnership with Unum. Get the details of our research as well as Unum-CFA reports from 2012 and 2013 by clicking the link below.
A Charles River Associates report found value of financial protection for American families, including additional benefits and savings for the government and society at-large. The report, commissioned by Unum, shows that now is the time for individuals to take control of their financial security.
We say that the financial security of working Americans is an important priority, and Congressional Income Protection Benefits Caucus agrees.
Sponsored by America's Health Insurance Plans, Your Income at Risk, a non-profit, grassroots initiative, works to raise awareness about how the disability insurance industry helps protect millions of Americans from financial hardship and prepare for the unexpected. Visit their site to learn more about why disability insurance is critical to ensuring Americans' financial safety net.
The Council for Disability Awareness provides individuals, families and employers with resources about disability insurance. Find out more about how they help prepare Americans for for an unexpected illness, injury or accident.