Employee benefits that protect you and your employees

We’re a leading provider of employee benefits offered through the workplace – and committed to making you and your employees our number one priority

who we are

Supporting you and your employees at every step

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  • We’re there when it matters

    We provide financial protection through the workplace, whether that’s to cover the cost of dental bills, provide financial support in times of illness or injury, or in the event of an untimely death. We work closely with our clients to ensure they can provide their employees with the reassurance of that protection.

  • We focus on wellbeing

    We know that benefits at work have the potential to provide business rewards through keeping people healthy. Not only do we stand ready to protect people financially, but we are committed to supporting employee wellbeing. We work collaboratively with our customers to understand the problems they face and create benefits and services to meet those needs.

  • It’s all we’ve ever done

    Specialist employee benefits insurance is all we've ever done, so we're not just expert in it, but strive to push the boundaries of what it can do.

What we do

Products and support services that make a difference

Our benefits are designed to give employers and employees the cover to match their budget, their needs and their lifestyle – including access to health and wellbeing support from remote GPs to fitness plans. And we’re continuing to push the boundaries of employee benefits so we’re always at the forefront in meeting the needs of the ever-evolving workforce.

  • Group Income Protection

    Helping employers manage sickness absence and the associated costs, Group Income Protection provides rehabilitation and financial support when an employee is unable to work due to illness or injury.

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  • Group Critical Insurance

    Helping support employees through a life-changing illness, Group Critical Illness provides financial, emotional, and practical support for employees who survive a covered critical illness for 14 days.

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  • Group Life Insurance

    Helping give employees and their family peace of mind, Group Life pays a tax-free lump sum to their loved ones in the event of an employee’s death – as well as much-needed practical and emotional support.

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  • Sick Pay Insurance

    Our Sick Pay insurance pays a percentage of your employee’s salary if illness or injury stops them working for the short term.

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  • Dental Insurance

    Our Dental cover helps make costly and essential dental treatment more affordable for employees.

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  • Executive Income Protection

    Executive Income Protection is designed for small to medium-size businesses looking to offer selected employees an extended sick pay arrangement.

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Support services

Offering more than just insurance

We offer much more than financial peace of mind. Our employee benefits include immediate access to a wide range of expertise, guidance and support tools to help people’s health and wellbeing. Whether it's prevention, intervention or protection, we have you covered.

  • Help@hand

    Providing employees with five key support services through one easy-to-use app - including remote GPs, mental health support, physiotherapy and medical second opinions.

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    Employee/Employer Assistance Programme

    Our comprehensive EAP includes employee access to a 24/7 helpline, legal support, wellbeing content and tailored fitness plans.

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    Mental Health Pathway

    Unum’s Mental Health Pathway is an early intervention service providing fast, specialist support to employers and their employees when facing a mental health concern.

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    Rehabilitation and return to work support

    Immediate access to specialist support to help individuals stay at work if they’re struggling with a health condition, or return to work after absence.

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    Workplace wellbeing hub

    Whether it’s our wellbeing calendar, our Mental Health Pathway, or our online workshops, we can help health and wellbeing – in and out of the workplace.

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    Online workshops

    Available for HR professionals and line managers on physical or mental illness or bereavement, to help understand how best to support employees.

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Communicating your staff benefits

If you don’t tell your employees about the benefits available, you’re unlikely to get the engagement your investment deserves. Our suite of communication tools, including videos, emails and more, can help you get the message across.

How to communicate your staff benefits

Making a claim

If you want to make a claim under your policy, here's the best way to get started.

Visit our claims page and identify the type of policy you have. Click on the relevant link to download your form, with information on where to send it.

Make a claim