Life Insurance

Group Life Insurance and AD&D

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. 

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Contact Information

Life Insurance Coordinated by:

The Standard

Customer Service:

800.930.2441

Claims Contact: Barbara Veiock

912.525.2407

Fax for Claims Submission:

912.525.1697


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 a true  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, contact Barbara Veiock by email or 912.525.2407. 


As Part of the Group Life Insurance Plan, You Also Receive Life Services Toolkit 

The Life Services Toolkit Provides    

  • Grief Support
  • Legal Services
  • Financial Assistance
  • Support Services 

Life Services Toolkit Phone Assistance Line: 800.378.5742 

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