Yes. The following income sources will not reduce your Disability benefit:
· Early retirement benefits that have not been voluntarily taken by you.
· Veteran’s benefits.
· Individual disability income insurance policies.
· Benefits received from an accelerated death benefit payment.
This above list is not all-inclusive. Please read your Short Term Disability certificate for the full legal details.
The State of TN does not offer Long Term Disability Insurance to Higher Education employees. If you are a Higher Education employee, direct questions on LTD to your Agency Benefits Coordinator.
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