The future of the 'Work, health and disability: Improving Lives' green paper 'roadmap' is currently uncertain as Penny Mordaunt MP has left her role as minister of state for disabled people, health and work following a cabinet reshuffle.
She has been promoted as the new international development secretary, following Priti Patel's resignation over unauthorised meetings with Israeli officials. Sarah Newton, previously junior home office minister, takes over from Mordaunt as minister of state for disabled people, health and work. Last November the green paper Improving lives: The Work, Health and Disability Green Paper consulted on transforming employment prospects for the disabled and those with long-term health conditions,...
Zurich has launched a 'selfie' app called FaceQuote which estimates how much life cover someone might need.
The official supplement of this year's COVER Excellence Awards is available to read now as an eBook.
Child cover within critical illness plans has assumed a far greater importance in recent years, writes CIExpert's Alan Lakey.
Holloway Friendly has widened its new online underwriting process allowing protection advisers to write both full and short term income protection business in minutes.