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Life Insurance with Critical Illness

Our life with critical illness cover can pay a lump sum of money if you die or suffer a critical illness

  • With a total of 63 critical illnesses covered, we’re one of the market leaders
  • Up to £25,000 children’s critical illness cover at no extra cost
  • We pay claims quickly – and you can use your money how you want
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Life insurance with critical illness policy information

Here you can find all documents about our life insurance with critical illness. It's important that you read and understand them before applying.

The information in these documents shouldn't be considered as advice to take out our life insurance with critical illness cover. It's up to you to decide if it's right for you. If you're unsure you should speak to a Financial Adviser.

When making a claim, the policy conditions you were issued with explain all the conditions you are covered for. The policy conditions shown below are here for our current products only and may differ from when you purchased your policy.

Life insurance with critical illness information documents

You can get these and other documents from us in Braille, large print or audio by contacting us.

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Our life with critical illness application is quick and easy

A customer story

Paul shares his experience with us.

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Children's critical illness cover

Nicola and Jeremy share their story about their son's illness.

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Do you need help?

Call LifeSearch on:

Phone0800 197 2266

Mon to Thu 8am - 8pm
Fri 8am - 6pm

Calls may be recorded and/or monitored for training and audit purposes.

LV= have chosen to partner with LifeSearch to offer customers independent advice for protection products.

Enter your details and a LifeSearch adviser will call you back.

If you need cover for total permanent disability you will need to call an adviser. This cover is not available if you apply online.

Existing customer?

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0800 678 1906
Monday - Friday 8.30am - 6.30pm

TextDirect first dial 18001

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Understand life cover

We've created lots of useful information to guide you through the process of finding which life insurance product is right for you.

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Why choose LV=

An insurance provider you can trust established in 1843.

  • 91% of critical illness claims paid in 2015
  • UK's largest friendly society

Make a claim

Contact one of our experienced claims advisers to guide you through the process.

How to make a claim

Get advice

Speak to one of our advisers who can make sure you have the right cover for your needs.

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