NU Online News Service, July 1, 2003, 4:16 p.m. EDT – Standard Insurance Company, Portland, Ore., has agreed to develop an integrated disability management service with Crawford & Company, Atlanta, a workers’ compensation claims-management company.

The new service will include combined intake and case-management resources for occupational and non-occupational disability claims, Standard says.

Standard, a unit of StanCorp Financial Group Inc., Portland, also has agreed to market Family Medical Leave Act administrative services from Reed Group Ltd., Boulder, Colo., to employers that buy Standard disability insurance.