After giving birth, Emma missed six weeks of work to recover from her pregnancy, which also allowed her to be with her newborn. Fortunately, her Short Term Disability coverage paid a portion of her wages, which made it easier to handle expenses related to a new baby.
|Emma's weekly earnings insured before the disability||$950|
|Weekly benefit amount||$570|
|Benefit waiting period||7 days|
|Length of time Emma received benefits||5 weeks|
|Total Benefits Paid||$2,850|
Example is for illustrative purposes. Eligibility for benefits and amounts shown in this example may vary from any policy your employer may offer and may vary based upon your individual circumstances, policy definitions, waiting periods, exclusions and limitations.