Some of the most utilized coverage options for this class include:
Protects athletes for major injuries sustained whether it is career ending or not. It will pay a lump sum amount for the injury, e.g. a player tears his ACL, Achilles tendon, etc. An ACL tear falls into Category 1, which pays up to $500,000. Category 2 pays up to $200,000 and covers such injuries as torn pectoral, bicep, triceps, etc. Different maximum benefit amounts are available.
Split Contract Coverage
Protects athletes (NFL) who have a split in their contract, are injured and then placed on the Injured Reserve list.
Protects an athlete’s per game roster bonus if he is not on the active 46-man game day roster.
Play Time/Performance Bonus
Protects the lost income of play time/performance bonus as it is written in the athlete’s contract due to an injury/illness.
Loss of Future Income (Value)
Pays a lump sum to insured athlete in the event he does not receive a contract offer from a team that totals a specified amount (e.g. $30,000,000), or more compensation solely and directly as a result of a bodily injury and/or sickness or disease.
Permanent Total Disability (PTD) & Temporary Total Disability (TTD)
Protects against career ending or temporary injury/illness directly causing athlete to be unable to perform in his/her sport.
Accidental Death & Dismemberment
Protects the athlete in the event they suffer a loss of life and/or dismemberment due to accidental cause.
Protects an athlete’s endorsement deal (compensation) in the event the athlete loses an endorsement deal (compensation) due to a career ending injury/illness.
Kidnap & Ransom
Protects an individual operating in high-risk areas around the world. Benefits provided may include: ransom monies, accidental death or dismemberment, medical care, wage replacement, transit/delivery, etc.
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