accident insurance

noun

Definition of accident insurance 

: insurance against loss through accidental bodily injury to the insured

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AIG’s Personal Insurance business includes auto, property and accident insurance, and its Private Client Group serves wealthy clients. Leslie Scism, WSJ, "AIG Signs Deal With United Airlines for Travel Insurance," 18 Oct. 2017 Over the next several decades, the initial law would be expanded with accident insurance (1884), disability insurance (1889) and unemployment insurance (1927)—and before long, the rest of Europe had taken note of Germany’s program. Lorraine Boissoneault, Smithsonian, "Bismarck Tried to End Socialism’s Grip—By Offering Government Healthcare," 14 July 2017

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1851, in the meaning defined above

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accident insurance

noun

Legal Definition of accident insurance 

: insurance against loss to the insured through accidental bodily injury

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