Basic Life Insurance and Other Benefits

Eligible active employees enrolled in a PEBP-sponsored medical plan receive $25,000 in Basic Life Insurance coverage.

Eligible retirees enrolled in a PEBP-sponsored medical plan or enrolled in a medical plan through Via Benefits receive $12,500 in Basic Life Insurance coverage.

Repatriation Benefit: If you pass away more than 200 miles from your primary place of residence, the plan will pay for expenses incurred to transport your body to a mortuary near your primary place of residence, but not to exceed $5,000 or ten percent of the Life Insurance Benefit.

Travel Assistance: A comprehensive program of information, referral, assistance, transportation and evacuation services designed to help your respond to medical situations and many other emergencies that may arise during travel. Travel Assistance also offers pre-travel assistance, which gives you access to information regarding passport and visa requirements, foreign currency, and worldwide weather. To see a brochure with more information, please click here. All services are provided by United Healthcare Global. If you have questions, contact The Standard toll free at 1-866-455-9188.