Life Insurance

Group Life Insurance  & Accidental Death & Dismemberment  

Protect your family’s income in the event of a death due to illness or accident with life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment insurance provided by The Standard.   

                      Contact Information 


Life Insurance Coordinated by: 

The Standard Life Insurance   

Customer Service: 

1 (800) 930-2441 

Claims Contact: Barbara Veiock 

1 (912) 525-2407 

Fax for Claims Submission: 

1 (912) 525-1697 


Coverage Available to You and Your Family 

  

Retiree Basic Life Insurance: 

As a Retiree, you may take your basic life insurance into retirement.  As a Retiree you must pay for the basic life insurance.  The cost associated with the benefit is currently $1.54/per thousand.   

At age 70, please note that Basic Life will reduce by 75% of the volume to no less than $10,000. 

Example: 

If you have $30,000 worth of Basic Life Insurance at 70 this will reduce to $10,000 in Basic Life Insurance.   

 

Retiree Supplemental Life: 

If you currently have supplemental life insurance as an active Employee, you may carry up to 2x times of your supplemental life insurance into retirement. 

At age 70, please note that the supplemental life insurance will reduce by 75% of the volume.  

Example: 

If you have $30,000 worth of Supplemental Life this will reduce to $7,500. 

 

 

Life Insurance Claim  

The City of Savannah’s Benefits Team is here to help you make this process as easy as possible. When you lose a loved one that has City of Savannah life Insurance, please complete the  Life Insurance Claim Packet, which will need to be completed by the beneficiary.  

Once complete please email here. or fax to (912) 525-1697 along with a certified death certificate and driver’s license. If you have any questions, please contact Barbara Veiock at (912) 525-2407.  

 

As Part of the Group Life Insurance Plan, you also receive:  

The Life Services Toolkit  

  • Grief SupportMorneau Shepell counselors can provide immediate support by phone or refer you to a counselor in your area. Beneficiaries are eligible for up to six face-to-face sessions and unlimited phone contact. 

  • Legal ServicesBeneficiaries can obtain legal assistance from an experienced attorney. 

  • Financial Assistanceunlimited, unscheduled phone access to financial counselors to help with budgeting, and credit and debt management. You can also schedule a 60-minute telephone session for issues requiring more in-depth discussion. 

  • Support ServicesYou can consult work-life experts for help on a variety of issues. Work-life advisors can guide you to resources to help you manage household repairs and chores; find childcare and elder care providers; or organize a move or relocation. 

 

Life Services Toolkit phone assistance line: 1 (800) 378-5742  

Online Portal: http://www.standard.com/mytoolkit Login: support 

 

 

 

Life Insurance Beneficiary Changes  

If you wish to change your life insurance beneficiary, please complete the form and email along with a driver’s license to Barbara Veiock