Media - Press Releases

Unum launches enhanced EAP offering

New Year, New Job: Nearly 2 out of 5 UK workers on the job hunt, Unum finds

Unum welcomes Government’s focus on the ‘vital’ role of the workplace in supporting the nation’s health

New research from Unum shows 72% of employees feel ‘nervous, tense or edgy at work’, with early intervention key to supporting mental health

Unum launches Excepted Group Life Policy Master Trust

Man versus machine: UK workers look to tech to outpace AI rivals, Unum finds

Unum launches Benni: a new employee-paid workplace benefits solution to complement employer-paid options

Unum helping more and more employees back to work after illness

Unum launches new Mental Health Pathway

British workers want access to dental insurance more than a company share save scheme or gym membership

Counselling provided by Unum’s Employee Assistance Programme improves mental health for 92% of users

Unum UK announces new national and local charity partnerships

Unum to acquire Poland-based Pramerica Życie

Debt worries can make any day the most depressing day of the year

Unum responds to ‘Improving Lives: the Future of Work, Health and Disability' paper - 'encourages further action'

Speeches to launch CSR Report 2017

Unum’s CSR initiatives making a difference in local communities

Unum calls on Government and employers to ‘break the cycle’ of financial stress and lost productivity costing the economy £121 billion

Unum highlights important role of employee benefits in response to Prime Minister’s review of mental health in the workplace

Work important to 86% of employees with a mental health problem

Speech on Diversity and Inclusion on Companies Boards

Gender and age differences revealed in Unum’s annual claims statement

Unum UK joins Stonewall Diversity Champion Programme, promoting LGBT inclusion

Unum welcomes appointment of first Minister for Financial Inclusion

Unum welcomes charity’s call for employers to invest in Group Income Protection to break link between money worries and poor mental health

Unum urges next government to focus on building a healthier, more productive workforce

Samantha Hoe-Richardson appointed non-Executive Director of Unum UK

Malcolm McCaig appointed new Chairman of Unum UK

Unum helps more people back to work, new Return to Work statement shows

Unum welcomes House of Lord’s call for more financial capability training at work

Unum calls for government to introduce temporary tax break for employers that buy Group Income Protection to help more people with health problems to stay in work

Unum and Professor Dame Carol Black launch new essay collection on work and health

SmarterInvestment signs distribution deal with Aon, as Unum announces 50% stake in the workplace ISA business

Unum proves Group Income Protection is shaking off ‘exclusive’ image

Unum welcomes Green Paper focus on Group Income Protection

A third of all long-term absences caused by cancer

Unum partners with Pure Benefits to offer employee benefits to growing businesses

Unum adds cancer support service to group critical illness proposition

Unum signs Women in Finance Charter pledging to promote gender equality

A healthy smile makes the biggest first impression, say employers

Unum UK appoints Liz Walker HR Director

Unum partners with the Mental Health Foundation

Unum in strategic broker partnerships to grow critical illness cover

7 in 10 people return to work with Unum's rehab service

NDP is first insurer in Charity’s Recognition Scheme

Opportunity is there to grow GIP market

Long-term sickness absence costs uk businesses £4.17bn a year

Unum welcomes publication of the 10-year Financial Capability Strategy

A third of all long-term absences caused by cancer

Unum report: Benefits specialists analyse the biggest challenges for future workplace benefits

Unum adds AgeingWorks™ to its group risk offering to help older workers

Unum acquires National Dental Plan

Unum makes Mental Health First Aid courses available to employers

More than a quarter of long-term absences related to mental health 

Unum enhances group critical illness cover 

Unum refreshes group life offering, including a simpler approach and added EAP 

Unum UK appoints new Board members and Senior Independent Director

Unum moves to Elixir as part of investment in customer service excellence 

Unum launches On Course workshops to help employers tackle key health issues

Unum invests in improved broker services to grow UK protection market

Unum calls on government to make Income Protection a back-up plan for UK employees

Creating companies that care - Unum creates best practice Blueprint for employers to engage employees and make them feel valued

A third of workers would consider leaving their job due to poor workplace wellbeing

Employers are key to tackling UK protection gap

Unum launches helpline to assist employers in tackling health issues early

Businesses are more likely to protect their printers than their people

1 in 5 people with cancer want more from their employer

62% of men with cancer happy with the level of support from their employer, but many still need encouragement to ask for help in the workplace

Poor communication is costing UK businesses £2.7bn a year

UK workers less financially secure today than in Thatcher's Britain