Survey Results: Genetic Testing for Life Insurance in Australia

Strategic Insight, Actuaries & Researchers have released results from a survey of Australian Life Insurance company attitudes, towards the possible future use of predictive genetic information for Life Insurance.

The survey covered the possible impact of genetic testing on Customer Issues, new Retail Life Policies (Advised Sales), new Direct Life Policies, Group Life Policies and Actuarial issues including Mortality, Trauma and Disability Risk.

The survey results were announced at the inaugural Health & Wellness Awards 2018, held on 18 October 2018.