Our priority is to help customers when they are at their most vulnerable and to pay as many claims as we can as soon as we can

 

Russell Whitworth, Underwriting and Claims Director

Critical illness cover.

Get critical illness cover today!

We never think a critical illness is going to happen to us, especially when we feel fit and healthy, but it can and does. 

If the worst does happen, it's important to make sure you're covered against critical illness and any impact it could have on you and your family. 

Help make sure you're protected from as little as £6 a month.

Our Critical Illness Cover at a glance:

  • Critical Illness Cover is designed to pay out your chosen amount of cover if you're diagnosed with a specified critical illness that we cover during the length of your policy.
  • Critical Illness Cover can be added to our life insurance policies at an additional cost. Get a Critical Illness Cover quote today.
  • We provide cover for 41 conditions in total*.
  • Critical Illness Cover for your children is included at no extra charge. Terms and conditions apply. 

Our claims payout

In 2013 we paid out £242 million in Critical Illness and Terminal Illness claims, helping over 3400 people when they needed it most.

Important things you need to know:

  • This is not a savings or investment product and has no cash value unless a valid claim is made. 
  • Please read our Key Features Document (PDF: 150KB) before you apply.
  • Some of the conditions include heart-attack, cancer and stroke. (Not all forms of cancer are covered).

Get a quote online

 
Or call us on 0800 027 1976
8am to 8pm Monday to Friday
9am to 5pm Saturday.

We may record and monitor calls and call charges will vary.

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