Rehabilitation and early intervention helped 18% of UK employees covered by GIP
Legal & General has revealed that it paid a total of £292m in group protection claims in 2018. Through its group income protection (GIP) policies, the insurer was able to help 631 employees return to work within the deferred period, with a further 269 employees returning to work outside the deferred period with the support of early intervention services. Following the ongoing trend in motion since 1999, mental health issues were once again the main reason for new GIP claims in 2018 (25%)...
One in three sick days taken by mid-life employees
Four key services
Men make up 57% of cases