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NobleOak Life offerings recognised for excellence
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 OCT 2016
... formerly known as Plan for Life. NobleOak Life took home the overall Direct Life Insurance Excellence Award, also receiving the TPD Award for its Premium Life Direct TPD Option Rider and the Trauma Rider Award for its Premium Life Protect - Trauma Option ...
Cooper defends BT life insurance figures
ALEX BURKE  |  MONDAY, 17 OCT 2016
BT Financial Group chief executive Brad Cooper has defended BT's life insurance arm after it was revealed the 37% TPD denial rate highlighted in ASIC's industry review came from his company. Last week, ASIC came out with its review of life insurance ...
ASIC finds life claim rates wildly inconsistent
ALEX BURKE  |  WEDNESDAY, 12 OCT 2016
ASIC has found a "considerable variation" in denied claims across life insurers, with TPD denial rates as high as 37% in one instance. The regulator has issued its industry review of life insurance claims, and found that while the majority (90%) of ...
Industry bodies united on group insurance
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 10 OCT 2016
... commitment to ensuring sustainable high quality group insurance cover, complementing ASFA's protocols for superannuation TPD claims and also the Best Practice for Group Insurance Data Collection guide which was developed by the FSC, AIST, IFF and ISA. ...
Energy Super selects group insurer
MARK SMITH  |  MONDAY, 5 SEP 2016
... in the energy industry and their families. It is the current incumbent insurer for Energy Super's default group life and TPD plan, as well as its long term GSC offering. Suzanne Smith, general manager of MLC Group Insurance, said: "Since 2009, we have ...
Mark Dunsford attacks FSC over life reforms
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 1 SEP 2016
... Insurance Code of Practice for public consultation. The code considers all life insurance services and policy types, including TPD, trauma, disability, funeral insurance, salary continuance and CCI. However, the code would not apply to whole-of-life ...
MySuper insurance widely misunderstood
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  MONDAY, 29 AUG 2016
... AIA strategic partnership manager Anthony Clough. The panel also considered the intricacies surrounding life insurance and TPD cover available through MySuper, highlighting that a majority of members don't understand that when they get TPD in a group ...
MLC extends Rio Tinto insurance partnership
DARREN SNYDER  |  WEDNESDAY, 24 AUG 2016
... conditions mean there will be some changes to the circumstances in which a member will be treated as being eligible to be paid a TPD benefit. Insurance premium rates for death and TPD insurance cover will increase as a result of the partnership.
Advisers can seek AMP for insurance support
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 9 AUG 2016
... certain life events. AMP said the support site has details of a 5% discount for customers taking up new AMP Elevate Life and TPD policies. The discount lasts for the life of the policy and can be combined with a 5% multi-plan discount on Life, TPD and ...
Police TPD claims in focus
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 2 AUG 2016
... Last night the program aired allegations that insurance companies had delayed and contested total and permanent disability (TPD) claims of former police officers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The program aired surveillance footage ...
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