Official statistics for last year also show that injuries and accidents were the top cause of claims.
Insurer says average age of a claimant affected by mental health issues is just 41.
New system features interactive underwriting to speed up client application and adviser commission.
Insurer increases life insurance claim payouts by 7.8 per cent.
Innovation will increase the sale of protection, SJP’s divisional director says.
Last year paid £122m in critical illness claims – £1m more than for life claims.
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Solutions Builder an efficient way to review clients’ protection needs
FCA to regulate pension transfers as up to 35,000 people a year are estimated to give up a guaranteed income for riskier returns.
It’s the spring, which means insurers are busy publishing their claims paid statistics.
Relevant cover can offer advisers the opportunity to branch into corporate advice. Sam Barrett looks at the policies.
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