Research Papers/Topics in Insurance

The Impact of Insurance Companies on Workers in Construction Industry

The construction sector is one of the largest and most important sectors of industry. Workers in this sector are of the most workers prone to accidents and work injuries, so it was necessary to focus efforts and studies aiming to reduce the probability of danger to personnel and properties in this sector. This study aims to display insurance institutions policies with respect to work – related injuries and accidents insurance. A descriptive study was done by co...

THE CHALLENGES OF PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT IN THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF MICRO INSURANCE BUSINESS IN NIGERIA

The challenges of product development in the growth and development of micro insurance business in Nigeria is a commercial complex, which is based on four chapter, while the underwriter should study the need of product developments and micro insurance in the entire environment and design the product (policies cover) that will help the insurance industry.TABLE OF CONTENTSTITLE PAGETitle Page iCertification iiDedication iiiAcknowledgment iv Table of Con...

VEHICULAR INSURANCE: IMPACTS ON ROAD SAFETY MANAGEMENT (NIGERIA AS CASE STUDY)

ABSTRACTMotor vehicle insurance was developed to take care of possible loss that may arise from the utilization of vehicle for some purposes. This study examines motor insurance and its impact in ensuring road safety, taking Nigeria as a case study. Primary data source was adopted. Method of data collection was through the distribution of questionnaires to targeted respondents from selected insurance broking firms in Lagos, Nigeria. A sample size of fifty was deployed through multi-stage samp...

FACTORS INFLUENCING THE KNOWLEDGE OF HEALTH INSURANCE AMONG WOMEN OF REPRODUCTIVE AGE IN UGANDA: A CASE STUDY OF EASTERN UGANDA.

ABSTRACTThe objective of the study was to determine factors influencing knowledge of health insurance among women of reproductive age in Eastern Uganda. The assessment was made on place of residence, highest level of education, wealth index, religion, sex of household head, marital status, age and access to media.The study analyzed data from the 2016 Uganda Demographic and Health Survey with a total sample size of 5,039 women of reproductive age in Eastern Uganda. Both univariate and bivariat...

CONSUMER AWARENESS AND PERCEPTION OF NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME (NHIS) HEALTH SERVICE

                        AbstractNational health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) is a health care scheme established by the Federal Government of Nigeria in 2005 for better healthcare delivery to its populace. The main objective of this study was to evaluate consumers’ awareness and perception of National health insurance scheme (NHIS) healthcare service in Yaba local government area of Lagos state. The respondents consist of students of University of Lagos (Unilag) and working populace ...

MANAGEMENT OF LIFE ASSURANCE FUNDS IN THE NIGERIA INSURANCE INDUSTRY

ABSTRACTInsurance is one of the key sectors in the economic development of Nigeria. The insurance market is made up of sellers of the insurance products that are, the insurance companies who provide covers for various risks and the intermediaries namely insurance agents and brokers. Life assurance contracts are usually for much longer periods. Life funds are therefore accumulated to long-term liabilities. The main purpose of this study is to assess the management of life insurance funds using...

IMPACTS OF CLAIM SETTLEMENTS ON PROFITABILITY IN THE NIGERIAN INSURANCE INDUSTRY

ABSTRACTIn the past, insurance companies hardly thought of how best to manage genuine claims and this led to the creation of a bad image for the insurance industry. An increasing number of insurance companies in recent years coupled with the declining purchase of insurance policies has forced companies to work on better methods of managing claims.I delved into this study in order to aid readers identify some of the problems militating against adequate settlement of claims. The data used for t...

Impact of Insurance on Economic Growth: The Case of Republic of Macedonia

The purpose of this paper is to examine the impact of insurance and economic growth, with empirical analysis for the Republic of Macedonia. We apply multiple regression and control for other relevant determinants of economic growth. The analysis used data for the period 1995 2010.In order to solve the model in the analysis will use the technique of least squares, followed by analysis of variability in order to identify the effects of each variable. Insurance development is measured by insuran...

A STUDY OF THE DETECTION AND CHECKS OF CLAIMS FRAUD IN THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY A CASE STUDY OF INSURANCE COMPANY IN ENUGU STATE

ABSTRACTA study of the detection and checks of claims fraud operation starts from the propose insured who offers a business contract to the insurer by completing the proposal form. Questa with appropriate answers. The insurer on the often hard inspect the paid of  the insured before  the insured could course for the seltment of claims and the policy holder should come for the claim, immediately the loss has been sustained.Fround, the insured will notify and clear his mind from ...

AN APPRAISAL OF THE ROLE OF REGULATORY BODIES IN THE NIGERIAN INSURANCE INDUSTRY

ABSTRACTBusiness is too important to be left to “Business-men” to run and operate as they see fit. Moreso, if that “business” is that of insurance. The average Nigerian might not know much about insurance but he or she knows that insurance companies “don’t pay claims”  In otherwords, the insurance industry has a bad image. This was the reason behind the federal governments creation of different insurance regulatory bodies. To prevent “quac...

AN EVALUATION OF THE ROLE OF NDIC TO BANK DEPOSITOR AND THEIR SERVICES ADEQUACY

ABSTRACTIn this research study titled an evaluation of the role of NDIC to bank depositors and their services adequacy. The objective of the   study was to know if the purpose of introduction of NDIC in the Nigeria financial institution has actually actualized its aim sine 1989 till date The researcher used oral interview and questionnaire to obtain all the necessary information including secondary data. It was discovered that within the period the number of bank distress reduc...

NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME IN NIGERIA (PROSPECTS AND PROBLEMS)

ABSTRACTThe intention of this research is to analyse the prospect and problems of National health Insurance scheme in Nigeria. Which will bring health care for all? In analyzing this topic I will give a brief introduction on how the scheme works and states the prospect and problem. Also a guideline will be drawn how the scheme will react in Nigeria now it has been established and lunched. How the problem will be solved.The review of some other literature words on the subject matter “Nat...

RISK MANAGEMENT IN THE NIGERIAN FINANCIAL INSTITUTION A CASE STUDY OF SOME SELECTED BANKS

ABSTRACTThe aim of this study was to examine the impact of risk management in the banking sector of the Nigeria financial institutions. The study started with an attempt to state the problem that motivated the study, which financial institutions.Risk management was into the banking sector to help recluse the risk of systematic failure and avoid the disruptions caused by the financial crises in banks. The study there for, was done to access critically its impacts on Nigeria financial instituti...

CONSUMERS’ ATTITUDES TOWARDS INSURANCE PRODUCTS:/AN ASSESSMENT OF LIFE ASSURANCE PRODUCTS IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACTThere is considerable unexploited potential for insurance in Nigeria due to the lack of confidence based on years of negative experiences in the sector.  On the other hand, consciousness of Nigerians couple with the non-existence of social security system is encouraging factors for life insurance growth.  The research topic is “Consumers Attitudes Towards Insurance Products:  An Assessment of Life Assurance Products in Nigeria”.  The study started with ...

THE IMPACT OF INSURANCE INDUSTRY IN THE MANAGEMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL RISKS IN NIGERIA

ABSTRACT Environmental can be said to be conditions and influences of a particular area. Environment can be physical or non-physical environment, material or non-material environment.  A lot of activities take place in the environment.  Most activities are for the development of mankind, some as a fund and some are very dangerous to the development of man.  Most of these environmental activities involved a lot of risk like Agricultural, extractive industrial activities etc...


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