For this episode we are absolutely thrilled this week to be joined by our first guest, Mike Adams OBE. Mike is an incredible speaker and advocate for improving access to products and services, for people with disabilities. Mike’s organisation Purple have gained significant attention in recent years with Purple Tuesday, a day where all organisations.. read more →
During COVID-19 Insurers postponing applications and stopping medical screenings is preventing clients from getting cover. Read the full article here. read more →
*** Disclaimer: In this episode we are going to be talking about mental health conditions and in particular suicidal thoughts and attempts. Please be aware that some people may find some of the content upsetting.*** Hi Everyone, We had a really insightful time at last week’s Cover Mental Health conference. It was great to hear.. read more →
This is our third episode and it’s all about vaping. The most interesting thing is that Kathryn and Andrew have kind of switched roles in this one. Kathryn is more cautious about the underwriting of ecig users, than Andrew is! Are you guessing who is telling the truth or lying, right? In this episode we.. read more →
In this episode we are focusing on rare diseases (or conditions as Kathryn prefers, she doesn’t like being thought of as diseased!) and what you need to know, if you have this condition and want insurance. read more →
This is our first official, proper, hopefully fantabulous, brand spanking new episode. Can you tell we are a bit excited? In this episode we are focusing on epilepsy and what you need to know, if you have this condition and want insurance. read more →
As a child, I was lucky enough to get three computers for the price of one. Our Spectrum 16k broke after they’d stopped production, and so we got a machine three times more powerful – the almighty 48k as compensation. We couldn’t believe our luck when the tape player on that broke and got us.. read more →
“Whether it’s because of my mum being a Home Economics teacher, my son’s current obsession with potions or basic hunger pains on a cold Tuesday afternoon I’ve been thinking about the right ingredients for a truly potent Income Protection product.” Having your cake and eating it – in which Andrew takes an analogy and devours.. read more →
“Improving consumer access to insurance, particularly travel and protection insurance has been a growing issue for a couple of years” Over the past twelve months I’ve been delighted to lead the Access to Insurance underwriting workstream and I’ll be sharing more of the fascinating discussions and amazing done by the group in the coming months… read more →
The below is a copy of my response to the Public Consultation document requesting input on the review of the ABI Statement of Best Practice for Critical Illness. I look forward to seeing the outcomes of this review and supporting the product develop and continue to help people when they most need it in the years.. read more →
Media / Blogs
- 02 Apr 2020Practical Protection Podcast Episode Five: Breaking BarriersFor this episode we are absolutely thrilled this w...
- 02 Apr 2020Insurance Street in the time of COVID-19‘We need to fight to keep business now...