If you are too sick to work due to an illness or injury that results in a loss of income, it could impact your everyday financial needs. That’s why you need income protection. With Friends First, you can be reassured you have chosen a company that will treat you fairly and pay out when you need us to.
Friends First 2017 Claims Statistics provides some valuable insights into Friends First claims experience;
- 91% of new income protection claims were paid in 2017.
- We paid €37.5 million to over 1,500 claimants in 2017. In addition to this, we also invested almost €200,000 towards rehabilitation and retraining programmes which benefited close to 100 claimants.
- The average age of our claimants was 48 years old and 56% of claimants were under 50 at time of claim.
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Friends First has been providing income protection for over 50 years in Ireland. Income Protection can provide customers with up to 75% of their normal income when they are off work due to illness or injury – helping to cover regular expenditure and ensure minimal lifestyle changes for customers and their families.
Claimant insights are based on claims with an initial claim inception date from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017.