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insure

(in-shoor′) [ME. insuren, ensuren]
1. To make sure or certain.
2. To make safe or secure.
3. To protect against injury, loss, or expense.
4. To make a contract specifying the terms of such protection.
5. To buy or sell insurance.
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Consequently, most companies offering AL policies issue them with guaranteed purchase or insurability riders.
The issue that Kunreuther and Michel-Kerjan address in their article is the insurability of climate change liability.
In their most common use, additional purchase options (APOs) or guaranteed insurability options (GIOs) are attached to permanent policies on younger insureds.
As our understanding of risk evolves and the pace of change in business further accelerates, the contribution of risk managers is even more vital to solving the equation of insurability.
In Texas until Moriel, the case law of on n insurability of punitive damages uniformly held that they were insurable.
Other features include the Waiver of Premium facility ('OwnOccupation' definition is preferred),non-smoker rates and the guaranteed insurability options for such events as marriage, childbirth,moving house etc.
40), Boyle told us about her National Council of HealthCare Agents and its dedication to helping its customers upgrade risk management and maintain their insurability.
The events of September 11 have again raised the question of the limits of insurability by the market and of the importance of insurance for the efficient functioning of our economies.
Changes in health can affect activity levels in business as well as insurability.
The second section of the book begins with a brief overview of the basic insurability and marketability requirements necessary for the successful development of private risk transfer mechanisms.
In particular, insurability must become a key consideration in permitting land development, particularly in flood plains and coastal locations.