Use the correct insurance industry terms

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Table 1: Incorrect insurance industry terms and their correct equivalents.

Don’t useUseUse case
InsurerProvider
ProducerAgent
Master agencyAgency group
Sub agencyAgency
InsuredUse the term insured to describe a person or entity (business) who falls under an insurance policy.
Named insuredUse named insured only to describe a person whose name is listed on the policy.
Involved partyA person identified as an owner, driver, or passenger on a claim.
Other partyA person who isn’t identified as an involved party but is still eligible for coverage under the named insured’s policy.

 

Table 2: Terms to avoid.

Don’t useAlternatives
Intuitive Web SolutionsBriteCore
IWSBriteCore
NewRelease notes use only
Just
NowRelease notes use only

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