Insurance Glossary

Your Personal Interpreter of More Than 3,200 Key Insurance and Risk Management Terms!

This best-seller from IRMI gives you quick answers to questions involving unfamiliar terminology used in insurance specifications and proposals, risk management reports, and other written documents you receive. The definitions are written in plain English with a focus on practical application. 

In addition to defining more than 3,200 terms, the IRMI glossary:

  • Cross-references to specific sections in your IRMI manuals
  • Provides directory of important organizations and regulatory offices
  • Contains a unique interpreter of nearly 1,100 frequently used abbreviations and acronyms

Agents, Brokers, and Account Support Staff

  • Quick source of definitions to help ensure your staff's accuracy and professionalism in reports, submissions, and client communications.
  • Excellent training resource for new staff.
  • A wonderfully relevant and useful gift for your clients.

Risk Managers, Financial Executives, & Insurance Buyers

  • Write more effective reports to management by explaining the subtleties behind the jargon.
  • Give it to your boss to increase his or her comfort level in dealing with reports, communication, and interaction with your vendors.
  • Equip your staff to deal confidently with the unique terminology thrown at them every day.

Underwriters

  • Quick source of definitions.
  • Excellent training resource for new staff.
  • Increases the self-sufficiency of your support team.

Claims Adjusters

  • Quick source of definitions.
  • Excellent training resource for new staff.
  • Increases the self-sufficiency of your support team.

Attorneys

  • Learn the insurance industry understanding of risk management and insurance terminology.
  • Write understandable briefs, reports, and memos.
  • Equip your staff to deal confidently with unique insurance terminology.
  • Handy directory of insurance associations and regulatory agencies.

Consultants

  • Quick source of definitions.
  • Excellent training resource for new staff.
  • Increases the self-sufficiency of your support team.
  • A wonderfully relevant and useful gift for your clients.

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