Life Claim Filing Instructions
Please accept our condolences for your loss. We aim to make the claims process as efficient and expedient as possible.
In order to file a claim for life insurance benefits, we require that you review and complete in its entirety:
Submitting Life Claims on Policies Less than 2 Years Old
Complete the printable Proof of Death Claimant Statement in its entirety. All the forms will need to be filled out as completely and accurately as possible.
Please send us the completed forms, along with the Death Certificate including cause and manner of death, the obituary (if available) and any other supporting documentation. Certified Death Certificates are required for face amounts greater than $15,000; otherwise, a copy is sufficient.
Mail: Globe Life Insurance Company of New York
Post Office Box 3125
Syracuse, New York 13220-3125
For accidental death claims and claims where the manner of death is homicide, please also include the following:
Autopsy, toxicology, and police reports
A certified copy of the coroner’s report
Once all the required documents are received, they will be reviewed and the claim will be processed. If the claim requires further investigation, additional documents may be requested and the claim will be processed after the investigation has been concluded.
If you have questions or need assistance with filing your claim, please contact our Customer Service Department.