Critical Illness Cover

Critical Illness - Covered

We've made further improvements to our CIC Offering

We have enhanced our Critical Illness Extra (CIx) and Children’s Critical Illness Extra (CCIx) offering, the updates include:

  • Increasing additional payments for:
    • Critical Illness extra to 25% of the sum assured up to a maximum of £30,000
    • Children's Critical Illness extra to 50% of the sum assured, up to a maximum of £30,000 
  • Improved definitions for heart attack and dementia
  • Added craniosynostosis to the list of conditions covered under CCIx
Critical Illness Covered video

Legal & General offer a broad range of Critical Illness Cover options and benefits designed for intermediaries specifically for customers that are looking for more choice on the cover they have.

Critical Illness Extra – going further for your customers

Our Critical Illness Extra really does go a lot further. Available as an additional option on our Critical Illness Cover.*

  • Critical Illness Extra includes 53 full payment conditions and 37 additional payment
  • Additional payments 25% of the sum assured up to a maximum of £30,000. 
  • All features of our Critical Illness Cover, such as Children’s Critical Illness Cover and Legal & General Nurse Support Services (provided by RedArc Assured Limited).

*Critical illness cover can be added for an extra cost when your client(s) take out either Life Insurance or Decreasing Life Insurance.

Learn more about Critical Illness Extra

 The cost of CIC: Critical illness impacts the UK economy by up to £15.2bn a year. Find out more

Other added extras for your clients

As well as Critical Illness Cover and Critical Illness Extra, we have two optional benefits.

GP24 service

Enjoy the peace of mind of having access to an online GP - 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  All for just £3.25 per month more when taking out our Critical Illness Cover. 

Legal & General GP24 is a service provided by Healix Health Services and Medical Solutions UK Ltd.

Children’s Critical Illness Extra

We realise that some parents would like extra protection for their children. For an additional cost, your clients can enhance their standard cover. We have also recently increased additional payments to 50% of the sum assured, up to a maximum of £30,000.

What our customers say

Customer testimonial, Laurence Turner video

Laurence Turner, Critical Illness Cover customer

Discover how we were there for Laurence when he needed us most, and how he made a successful claim.

What the experts say

What the experts say

Phil Tull, Independent Financial Adviser

With over 30 years’ experience, see why Phil thinks Critical Illness Cover is important and how easy it was to make a claim on behalf of a loved one.

Expert Opinion, Phil Tull video

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