Irish Life Press Release 24th March 2015

Claims data released for 2014 figures by Irish Life.

Over €7.8 million paid out in Kildare in respect of 114 death and Specified Illness Cover claims in 2014.

Cancer was the biggest cause of claims in Kildare with €4.9 million paid out. The illness accounted for 36 of the 68 Life Insurance claims in the county.

The average age of death in Kildare for Life Insurance claims was 62 years and 50 years for Specified Illness claimants.

Commenting on the data Gerry Hassett, Managing Director, Irish Life’s Retail business said ‘The scale of the claims paid in 2014 show once again it is crucially important for people- parents in particular- to protect the financial wellbeing of themselves and their families. Our research has found that over 90% of parents say that their family would have no financial worries, if anything actually happened to them.’

He addded ‘In 2014 we paid out on average €4million a week helping to ease the financial burden at a very difficult time for many families across Ireland.’



Irish Life 2014 Life Cover Claims

Irish Life have published figures for claims made for Life Insurance in 2014. They paid out on average over €4 million per week to families across Ireland. Claims were made for both Life and Serious Illness Cover.


Irish Life 2014  Click on the link for a county by county run through.

  • Dublin ranked the highest overall for claims last year; 608 Life Insurance and 230 Serious Illness claims made .
  • Kildare had 68 Life cover and 46 Serious Illness claims.
  • Meath was slightly higher with 73 Life cover and 51 Serious Illness claims made .

However, the counties with the youngest average age of Serious Illness claims made to Irish Life were Roscommon and Mayo; 39years and 47 years respectively.

These figures stress the importance of having adequate Protection in place for yourself and your loved ones. To review your Life Cover plan get in touch with us in our Maynooth office on 01-5052718.

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