Lawyer Life Insurance, critical illness cover and income protection
The Insurance Surgery is one of the UK’s leading insurance specialists for people who are classed as non-standard which can include low risk occupations such as Lawyer life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection. When applying for a policy to protect your family, home or business you will be asked a range of questions about your lifestyle and your occupation to help underwriters to assess your circumstances and apply a decision. There are certain occupations which can be classed as non-standard because of the potential risks that they can pose for added risk of claim which can result in either increased rates or possible special terms such as exclusions. Most of the risks relating to this type of occupation will not cause issues for underwriting the majority of the life insurance style products but it can be an issue for certain products which can include income protection for example.
Here we consider how an application for Lawyer life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection will be viewed by underwriters to explain how that might impact you and your cover. This guide is designed to explain how cover will be underwritten as well as any possible restrictions that may be applied to an offer of this type of policy to protect your family, home of business.
Some of the potential risks for Lawyer life insurance policies:
- Any previous stress or mental health problems
- Lifestyle factors and general health
The reasons for an occupation being classed as more hazardous or higher risk can be due to claims statistics or general occupational risks as a result of the types of activities that are required. It is generally possible to apply for Lawyer life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection from the vast majority of top insurers unless there is something else to consider on your application. You will be asked for information about your occupation as well as details about your lifestyle and health to give insurance underwriters details to accurately assess your situation to apply a decision.
How Lawyer Life Insurance, critical illness cover and income protection works:
If you are a Lawyer and you want to apply for life insurance, critical illness cover or income protection then you should consider that underwriters will want to know about facts including:
- Have you had any previous issues with time off work
- How much time have you had off work recently
To get a competitive quote for Lawyer life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection then you should contact one of our team of experts on 0800 083 2829 today to find out more.
Lawyer Life Insurance
It is highly likely that you should be able to get a Lawyer life insurance policy at the same rates as someone who does not have a dangerous occupation. Generally being a lawyer is not classed as dangerous in the majority of instances unless there are additional health or medical disclosures that cause other issues for underwriters. We often see enquiries from people with hazardous occupations which is why we are the ideal place for you to help you find the cover that you need at the right price.
Premiums for Lawyer life insurance will depend on:
- How much Lawyer life insurance you want to apply for and why
- What term of cover you need in years
- Which type of life insurance policy you need
Premiums for Lawyer life insurance can vary from one insurance provider to another so speak to one of our experts today to find out more.
Lawyer critical illness cover
You should also generally not have an issue in getting a Lawyer critical illness cover policy to protect you and your family financially if you are diagnosed with a serious illness. Most cases we see for this type of occupation and cover will be offered at the insurers standard rates with no special terms, unless there are additional health or medical disclosures.
Lawyer income protection
Generally you should also be able to get a Lawyer income protection policy with no issues or need for further underwriting. You should also be able to get deferred periods from 1 month to 12 months with no restrictions to term or sum assured. You should also be aware that there will be a maximum level of cover applied to your policy which is usually around 60% of your gross monthly salary.
If you need more help or if you want to speak to one of our team of highly skilled experts then you should contact one of our team of specialists on 0800 083 2829 to get a quote for Lawyer life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection.