Personal Accident - Frequently Asked Questions

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  1. The age-limit to be eligible for personal accident cover is 18 - 65 years.

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  2. Certain hazardous activities are excluded under our personal accident policy. These are: 

    • Aqua-lung diving 
    • Flying or other aerial activity, as pilot or crew 
    • Football, excluding association football (soccer) as an "amateur" 
    • Hunting, racing, and any competition on horseback 
    • Ice Hockey 
    • Motor competitions including motorcycling 
    • Mountaineering, pot-holing, power-boating 
    • Racing in dinghies or while swimming 
    • Water ski-jumping and tricks 
    • Winter sports, excluding curling or skating 
    • Wrestling, boxing, judo, karate, or any form of unarmed combat, and 
    • Yachting, using woodworking machinery 

  3. Pre-existing medical conditions should be declared before applying for the policy and are subject to approval.

  4. Our personal accident cover excludes any claims arising from pregnancy including childbirth, miscarriage or abortion.

  5. In addition to the War & Terrorism Exclusions, the following are excluded under the policy:

    • Electro Magnetic Field (EMF) exclusion 
    • Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) exclusion 
    • Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (TSE) exclusion

    For more information regarding the above, read our Policy Wording.


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