North Carolina Disability Insurance laws & compensation compliance analysis

North Carolina Disability Insurance: What you need to know

Disability insurance pays benefits to employees who are not working due to non-job-related accidents or illnesses. (Workers' compensation covers job-related injuries.) It also provides coverage for employees who may not be eligible for workers' compensation, or it may supplement workers' compensation.
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A few states have laws that require employers to provide disability insurance, but North Carolina is not among them. North Carolina employers may provide such insurance, but they are not required to do so. State law, however, may require specific provisions in a group disability policy sold by insurers in North Carolina.
For additional information, visit the North Carolina Department of Insurance's website at http://www.ncdoi.com.
Last reviewed on March 20, 2017.

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