Colonial Life launches dental and vision coverage

Dental and vision benefits help maintain and promote overall health

COLUMBIA, S.C. (March 26, 2018) — Colonial Life, a pioneer of voluntary worksite benefits, is making it easier for employers of all sizes to offer two of the industry’s most popular health benefits to help protect their workers with the introduction of Colonial Life Dental and Vision.

Dental and vision insurance – essential parts of any employee benefit package – round out Colonial Life’s competitive product portfolio.

“Dental and vision benefits help maintain and promote overall health, and are fundamental parts of any competitive employee benefits package,” said Colonial Life President and CEO Tim Arnold. “This new offering is just one example of how our employees deliver on our commitments to protect America’s workers and their families.”

Dental is the No. 2 worksite product behind term life, according to NADP 2015 State of the Dental Benefits Market.

The dental and vision plans offer employers and their employees Colonial Life’s strong industry reputation, simplified administration with consolidated billing, and personalized, professional service. The Colonial Life dental plan is easy for individuals and families to use – with access to a national network of more than 323,000 providers.

Colonial Life’s dental and benefits use the expertise and experience of its sister company, Starmount Life Insurance Company, a national dental and vision carrier. Starmount’s proficiency in the dental and vision arena allow Colonial Life to enter a new market with competitive products employees want and need.

The Colonial Life dental and vision plans will be available in 40 states on March 25, 2018.

About Colonial Life

Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company is a market leader in providing financial protection benefits through the workplace, including disability, life, accident, dental, cancer, critical illness and hospital confinement indemnity insurance. The company’s benefit services and education, innovative enrollment technology and personal service support more than 90,000 businesses and organizations, and 3.8 million of America’s workers and their families. For more information visit or connect with the company at, and  Colonial Life is a registered trademark and marketing brand of Colonial Life & Accident Insurance Company.

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