Learn more below about all the ways income protection helps protect American workers.
Private disability insurers are promoting legislation in Washington designed to increase the number of workers with protected income. This legislation would:
To read the details, access the proposed legislation now.
To read more on the topic, access the following issue brief now.
In partnership with Unum, the Consumer Federation of America found that disability benefits protect individuals’ and families’ financial stability and security. Now is the time to begin the conversation about how Unum’s better benefits can work for you. Read the most recent study here.
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.
Employers are walking a tightrope. As the recovery from the economic crisis continues, businesses face many challenges: balancing care for workers, employee retention, not to mention the general cost of running a business. Included in those costs, benefits packages. By offering better benefits at work, you can show your employees you care and manage your benefits costs. Read the study by the Harvard Business Review study about how to attract and retain employees, while balancing costs.
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.