In 1951, Ralph Reece and John Singletary began Globe Life And Accident Insurance Company with $60,000 of borrowed capital and a determination to offer affordable supplemental life and accident insurance to rural Oklahoma communities.
Today, Globe Life has more than $69 billion of insurance in force and is among the leading supplemental life and health insurance providers in the United States. Our supplemental insurance products offer additional protection to more than 3.9 million policyholders in locations where our Company is licensed – 49 states and the District of Columbia.
America’s families choose Globe Life not only for our experience in the supplemental insurance market, but for our financial stability. Globe Life has earned the A+ (Superior) Financial Strength Rating from A.M. Best Company (as of 7/18).
Globe Life And Accident Insurance Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Torchmark Corporation (NYSE: TMK). The Employee Services Division’s (ESD) Administrative Office is located at Torchmark’s headquarters in McKinney, TX.
In 1972, Globe Life And Accident Insurance Company discovered a need for civil service employees to supplement their life insurance benefits. As a result, Globe Life formed the Employee Services Division (ESD) and developed special life and health insurance plans to help fill the gaps in government employee insurance benefits.
Since then, the Employee Services Division of Globe Life has grown to become a reputable supplemental insurance provider in the government marketplace. Globe Life ESD has more than $29 million of in-force annualized premiums (as of 06/20/2015).
Globe Life ESD’s supplemental life and health insurance products are sold through independent, state-licensed insurance Agents to various state and federal government groups, including federally employed women, postal workers, teachers, and school district employees. We also specialize in offering supplemental life insurance to Native American tribal governments that are federally recognized by the U.S. Department of Interior’s Bureau of Indian Affairs.
Learn how Globe Life ESD insurance products can help supplement your state or federal government employee insurance benefits.