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Short Term Disability

Short Term Disability Insurance

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.  Policies 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. MetLife offers Short Term Disability Insurance through employers only.

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

  • Weekly benefit payments – receive a portion of your salary on a weekly basis for 6 months to 1 year, depending on the terms of your policy

  • Comprehensive Rehabilitation Program – eligibility for benefit incentives related to rehabilitation, dependent care, workplace modifications and more 

  • Easy Claims Filing Process – report your claim by phone or online

  • Compassionate Customer Service


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