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File Claims and Absences

Reporting an absence is easy! Our online reporting service gives you real-time access to report a leave of absence or file a short term disability claim. Just follow these steps.

If you need assistance, see our answers to Common Questions.


Simply log in with your user name and password.

Log In

First Time Here?

The Standard uses secure, online accounts to protect your data and provide access to your employer’s absence services. To use these services, you will need to create an online account.

Create an Account

You will need the following items to create a new online account:

  • A computer, or other device, with access to the Internet and to your email
  • Your date of birth
  • Your Social Security number
  • Your email address and your phone number (accessible when submitting an absence)

Create an Account

Check Your Email

Return to your email, open the Activate Your Online Account email from The Standard, and then click the ACTIVATE MY ACCOUNT link.

Verify your account within 24 hours.

Complete Setup

Once you have clicked the ACTIVATE MY ACCOUNT link, log in with your user name and password, complete your account setup and connect to your employer’s absence services.

Need Help?

Review our step-by-step guide for creating and managing your account.

Have Questions?

See Common Questions about reporting an absence or filing a short term disability claim.

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