Aegon has confirmed that it will once again start requesting medical evidence for some applications
After recently stopping requests for medical evidence, the insurer has started to request GP reports where they are routinely required for life and critical illness cover. As face-to-face medical examinations aren't currently possible, Aegon also said it will request a GP report instead, where this is the only routine requirement. Simon Jacobs, head of underwriting and claims at Aegon UK said: "Understandably advisers are very concerned about the delays caused to new protection applications...
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