On the Medical Selection of Lives for Assurance

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John Harley
Charles & Edwin Layton, 1869 - Life insurance - 78 pages
 

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Page 93 - Practical Rules for Valuers, with Notes on the Valuation of FREEHOLDS, LEASEHOLDS FOR LIVES OR FOR YEARS, COPYHOLDS, Advowsons, and Next Presentations; also on CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION FOR PROPERTY taken or damaged by the CONSTRUCTION OF RAILWAYS or other Public Works. Third Edition. Fcap. 8vo., sewn, Is.
Page 95 - II. A Table of Products, by the Factors 1 to 9, of all Numbers from I to 100,000, by the aid of which Multiplication may be performed by Inspection ; with an Introduction explanatory of its use, and also of the Method of obtaining the Products of Numbers exceeding the limits of the Table. Royal 410., cloth, 5.1-.
Page 95 - Vital Statistics: being a Development of the Rates of Mortality and Laws of Sickness; with an Inquiry into the Influence of Locality, Occupations, and Habits of Life, on Health ; an Analytical View of Railway Accidents ; and an Investigation into the Progress of Crime in England and Wales.
Page 16 - I collected no less than forty instances of death by pulmonary consumption, at periods which averaged eighteen weeks from the date of effecting the policy, but often did not exceed three, four, or five weeks. The average loss to the society on these forty policies was exactly forty times the premiums paid.
Page 93 - Leasehold, in Possession or in Reversion, and dependent on Terms of certain duration, or on a Life or Lives ; with New Rules and Tables for ascertaining the correct market value or fair price to be given for Annuities, Reversions, Advowsons, and Next Presentations, in order to secure to the purchaser a certain rate of interest on equitable terms...
Page 94 - The Law of Life Assurance, including the Formation, Constitution, and Amalgamation of Assurance Companies, Assignments and Equitable Liens arising in connexion with Life Policies, and an Introductory Chapter on the Amendment of the Law.
Page 93 - Lives ; with New Rules and Tables for ascertaining the correct market value or fair price to be given for Annuities, Reversions, Advowsons, and Next Presentations, in order to secure to the purchaser a certain rate of interest on equitable terms ; and a Set of Conversion Tables, for ascertaining from the price of an Annuity the cost of a Reversion, to allow the purchaser a given rate of interest with security. Second Edition. Demy 8vo.
Page 93 - Demy 410., cloth. BH TODD. Life Assurance Investigation Tables; showing the value of ^"100 Policy for any Number of Years not exceeding Fifty, according to Carlisle 3 per Cent. Royal 8vo.
Page 77 - is not a good life; his repentance, as regards his physical constitution, often comes too late. Many months or even years of the most complete abstinence scarcely suffice to restore his probabilities of existence to a level with those of the temperate user of alcohol. Setting aside the not inconsiderable chances of his relapsing into old habits, his constitution often seems to have a peculiarly treacherous character; its apparently robust health consuming away with unusual rapidity under a moderately...
Page 95 - Mortality at 3, 3!, 4, 5, and 6 per Cent. Interest ; with Tables of Annuities and Assurances on Single Lives, and other useful Tables. 2 vols., Super Royal 8vo., cloth, $. y.

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