As at 1 June, 2017, TAL is ‘on risk’ for claims made by NGS Super members. Any claims relating to accidents or illness prior to that date will be assessed by the previous insurer, CommInsure. It was only after considerable research and professional advice that the Trustee took the decision to move to TAL as the provider of Death, Total and Permanent Disability, Terminal Illness and Income Protection insurance. The transition has been smooth and staff members are excited to be working with the highly professional team at TAL which insures over 3.7 million Australians.
Some important features of the new policies which are good to know include: