Does the importance of early intervention and effective rehabilitation during absence outweigh the financial benefits of group income protection?
There is a growing school of thought that early intervention and the support services insurers provide are becoming more important than ever to corporate customers. Group income protection (GIP) offers benefits to both the policyholder's organisation and its employees. It provides a level of salary continuation when an employee is absent because of ill health or disablement. The added benefit most aligned to an organisation's financial protection is access to early intervention and rehabilitation...
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