Irish Life websites

2012 - €125 Million in Claims Paid to Customers

Specified Illness Claims (SIC)

  • In 2012, Irish Life paid out over €41.5 million in specified illness cover.
  • The main causes of claims were malignant cancer 63%, and heart-related conditions 19%.

Death Claims

  • In 2012, Irish Life paid out more than €83.5 million.
  • The average payment was over €71,500 per claim.
  • The average age of adult claims was 62.
  • Cancer was the biggest cause of claims, accounting for 46%.