Deafness life insurance

Are you trying to find affordable deafness life insurance cover? iLi specialises in providing life insurance quotes for people with medical conditions like deafness and hearing loss, so they can find cover that protects them and their families. Our unique comparison service and network of approved impaired insurance specialists can help you quickly and easily find the right policy and insurer for your needs.

About deafness and hearing loss

Deafness and hearing loss is a common condition and can happen to anyone at any time. It typically happens as you get older, and can be temporary or permanent. It sometimes isn’t obvious when a person is slowly experiencing deafness. Common signs of deafness include difficulty hearing, confusion in noisy places, asking people to repeat themselves often, increasing the volume when watching the television or listening to music, and finding it difficult to focus on what other people are saying.

There are many different causes of hearing loss, including an ear infection, a burst ear drum, ear wax, or Ménière’s disease. Those who experience sudden deafness in both ears may have the condition because of a loud noise. If deafness occurs in one ear, possible causes include glue ear (a build-up of fluid in the ear), or the development of increased skin cells (cholesteatoma). Treatments for hearing loss include hearing aids and implants that are placed right inside the ear. Sign language is an effective way to communicate with another person who is experiencing deafness.

As deafness isn’t a life-threatening condition, many insurers offer cover, and many people are accepted for life insurance cover on either standard terms or with small premium increases.

Finding deafness life insurance with the best insurer

If you are wondering where to find the right deafness life insurance cover for your needs, iLi can help. Depending on the severity of your deafness and whether you have other underlying medical conditions, some insurers can be cautious about accepting applications. All insurers have to underwrite applications they receive from customers looking for deafness life insurance, and need to manage their level of risk. That said, deafness is not life threatening, therefore it is very unlikely that you will be declined for cover. iLi’s useful comparison tool can help you locate the right insurer for your circumstances. Many policies are available for those suffering with deafness, as there are many medical treatments that aid the condition (such as hearing aids), enabling sufferers to live normal lives.

Costs for deafness life insurance premiums

Unless your deafness has been caused by a secondary condition, life insurance cover should be available to you on standard terms. Your quote from an insurer for premiums will depend on the severity of your deafness, the medications and treatment you are undertaking, causes of deafness, how long you have been deaf for, and the level of risk you pose to an insurer.

Prices from insurers will vary depending on who you speak to. iLi can help you search the market to find the best impaired deafness life insurance specialist.

You may find that a loading fee is applied to your policy. This is an increase on the price you pay as a premium, depending on your level of risk to an insurer. If there is an increased chance of you making a claim to an insurance company in future, a loading fee may be applied to cover this risk.
At iLi, our specialist impaired life insurance partners and comparison service can help you find the right FCA-regulated life insurer that suits your needs, helping you to compare prices and find the right policy for your requirements as a deaf person. It’s quick and easy to get your quote.

Companies offering deafness life insurance

iLi works with many of the UK’s leading deafness life insurance providers. With our panel of FCA registered impaired life insurance specialists, you can receive quotes from more than one deafness life insurance broker. Simply enter your details into one of our quick and easy online forms to receive quotes and be specially matched against the UK’s leading FCA-regulated insurance providers. This should help you to find:

– Deafness life insurance at the right price
– Complete amounts of cover to give you peace of mind
– An insurer with a known record for accepting applications for deafness life insurance

Further cover for deafness life insurance

Critical illness cover

Critical illness cover pays out a lump sum in the event that you are diagnosed with a critical illness such as cancer. Critical illness cover for people who are deaf will almost certainly come with exclusions for deafness and any other conditions related to deafness. Many policies should be offered on standard terms, but an insurer may request a GP report or ask you for more details of your deafness.

iLi’s policy comparison service can help you find the right cover. Every application is assessed differently, so fill in our simple form to get matched with a quote from the right approved and vetted insurer today. We take the hassle out of comparing the market to find the right cover.

Further information

For more information, help and support about deafness, visit the following links:

Action on Hearing Loss
ENT UK
Or visit one of our Impaired Life Leads dedicated websites.

If you have an impairment like deafness, it can feel overwhelming to try and find the best insurer offering affordable life insurance. Fill in one of iLi’s simple 30-second forms with your details to be referred to our specialist impaired life insurance partners for deafness life insurance. We can save you money and time by finding you the right cover with a reputable insurer at a great price.

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