Royal London has developed an electronic signature solution to speed up the payment of claims.
The process introduces an electronic Access to Medical Records Act (AMRA) declaration using DocuSign technology that can be completed by a claimant online removing the need for a traditional ‘wet' signature on a paper claim form. To enable a claims assessor to review a claim, medical evidence is often required from a claimant's GP or consultant. A paper consent form is usually sent by post or secure mail to the claimant to allow the claims assessor to obtain medical evidence. The claimant...
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.