COVER editor Adam Saville explores what progress the life, protection and PMI industry has made with regards to supporting mental health
While COVER would argue that raising awareness around mental health - especially within the confines of the life, protection and healthcare industry - needs to be an ongoing, year-long campaign, the arrival of Mental Health Awareness Week today is a good opportunity for us to reflect on what we have achieved as an industry in recent times. Not so long ago, The Guardian reported that individuals with a history of mental illness had been refused life cover - a public blow to an industry which has...
VitalityLife has launched a risk calculator that is able to work out the likelihood of clients facing ill health by putting in some basic, personal information.
'Support services' are not bolt-ons but integral to insurance offerings, says Paul Avis, and there are plenty of good reasons for employers and their advisers to promote them wherever possible
Association of Medical Insurers and Intermediaries (AMII) chairman Stuart Scullion has warned the industry to make sure it is prepared ahead of the IDD, the next EU-driven legislation set to 'shake up the sector'.
Our biggest Protection & Health Summit yet comes to Hilton London Bankside on 4 October