Our monthly focus from VitalityLife returns. Underwriting specialist Fergus Bescoby explores organ transplants and the rise in donations
Total of major insurers available on comparison service reaches nine
Critical illness upgrades now live on online cover comparison service
Comments from ABI, CII, advisers and provider following Financial Conduct Authority's call for better access to insurance for pre-existing medical conditions
Our industry conference comes to The Hilton Bankside, London, on Thursday 4 October
Overall increase of 21.1% for critical illness - highest level of growth since 2012
Coverage under YourLife Income Protection and Critical Illness Cover policies available for cancer survivors
She will be responsible for technical, implementation and customer support, as well as product management
VitalityLife's Fergus Bescoby explores the rise of obesity and its implications
Surely paper-based GP reporting can't work post GDPR? Munich Re's Vicki Livingstone looks at how next month's regulation change can fuel new technologies and how insurers can improve interactions with GPs
He will start the post as director of underwriting and claims for VitalityLife in June
How underwriting can help simplify the sales journey
Previously she was managing director of global risk solutions, UK & international, for RSA
Munich Re's alternative solution to speed up the life application process without compromising underwriting credibility
Technology and customer expectations have moved on, but has the industry? Suzanne Clarkson investigates…
The Institute of Risk Management's (IRM) Internal Model Industry Forum (IMIF) has published its eighth guidance document for the insurance market
Health management consultant Craig Hooper discusses mitigating risk, duty of care and healthcare management for insurers and event managers of mass gatherings and large public events
Vitality Life's Fergus Bescoby describes the underwriting implications of Occupational Skin Disorder.
Torquil McLusky explains the importance of understanding statistics properly, and using the information gleened responsibly
Hannover Re's Kate Ramsay examines the effect on the insurance market of new recommendations for the safe alcohol limit.
Zurich's Richard Sadler looks at how technical innovations are affecting the way in which people buy protection products.
GPs providing full patient medical records to insurers risk breaking data protection laws, the Information Commissioner Office (ICO) has warned. Cover looks at this industry practice in greater depth
Exeter Family Friendly has seen a further 10% increase in the proportion of applicants receiving instant underwriting decisions for income protection (IP) since their adoption of UnderwriteMe.
Phil Jeynes, head of sales and marketing at UnderwriteMe talks about why you should attend the Cover Summit on 1st October 2015.