Short Term Disability

Easing the impact of a disability by providing vital income protection.

Short Term Disability insurance can replace a portion of your income during the initial weeks of a disabling illness or accident. Plans can cover from the first 6 months up to a year of a disability, providing coverage during the waiting period of most Long Term Disability Insurance plans.

Benefits of MetLife's Short Term Disability Insurance coverage include:

  • Weekly payments - receive a portion of your salary for 3 months to 1 year, depending on your plan
  • Rehab incentives: coverage may include financial incentives designed to help you transition back to work
  • Easy claims filing: report claims online or by phone
  • Competitive rates: this group coverage is offered only through employers

For complete plan details, talk to your company’s benefits administrator.

Disability Insurance can help protect your income

Disability Insurance can provide a steady stream of income to help cover your bills and expenses when a disabling injury or illness keeps you away from work.