L&G has announced changes to its critical illness cover to incorporate the ABI’s statement of best practice 2014.
A number of illnesses have received minor definition wording changes, to bring them in line with the latest ABI statement of best practice, and L&G has improved its interactive online tool, AnatoME, to inform advisers about the different illnesses that their policies cover.
|■ Spinal stroke has been added to L&G’s critical illness cover policies|
|■ Motor neurone disease now exceeds ABI definition|
Lorreine Kennedy, IFA at Hertfordshire-based Carematters, said: “Anything that incorporates those types of illnesses is to be applauded. I deal with clients who have illnesses such as Parkinsons, motor neurone disease and other debilitating illness, so it’s great if they can be covered as we’re all living longer.”