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 524113 Direct Life Insurance Carriers

This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in initially underwriting (i.e., assuming the risk and assigning premiums) annuities and life insurance policies, disability income insurance policies, and accidental death and dismemberment insurance policies.

Cross-References.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in reinsuring life insurance policies, disability income insurance policies, and accidental death and dismemberment insurance policies are classified in Industry 524130, Reinsurance Carriers; and
  • Legal entities (i.e., funds, plans, and/or programs) organized to provide insurance and employee benefits exclusively for the sponsor, firm, or its employees or members are classified in Industry Group 5251, Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds.
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    Corresponding Index Entries
    5241135241136321Accidental death and dismemberment insurance carriers, direct
    5241135241136321Accidental death and dismemberment insurance underwriting, direct
    5241135241136311Annuities underwriting
    5241135241136311Cooperative life insurance organizations
    5241135241136311Credit life insurance carriers, direct
    5241135241136321Disability insurance carriers, direct
    5241135241136321Disability insurance underwriting, direct
    5241135241136311Fraternal life insurance organizations
    5241135241136321Insurance carriers, disability, direct
    5241135241136311Insurance carriers, life, direct
    5241135241136321Insurance underwriting, disability, direct
    5241135241136311Insurance underwriting, life, direct
    5241135241136311Life insurance carriers, direct
    5241135241136311Savings bank life insurance carriers, direct