Protection advisers need to help clients identify health risks to negotiate lower premiums, online health and wellbeing service vielife has said.
According to vielife, 50% of workers using its platform suffer poor health and its data shows employee health and wellbeing is a serious concern to many organisations. Vielife data, based on 40,000 of its online participants, showed 36.4% of workers had poor nutrition and 33.4% of workers had poor sleep; more than a quarter of workers suffered from high stress. Vielife said if advisers could help clients identify and reduce health risks and provide data evidence to support it, they could negotiate...
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Q1 2017 saw a 12.9% increase in calls to the Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) for Canada Life's Group Income Protection (GIP) customers compared with Q1 2016.