Get a quote

×

Join Our Distribution List Today!



×
ALIGNED Insurance

Call Toll Free
1-866-287-0448

Glossary – A

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

abandonment

abatement

"absolute" exclusions

absolute pollution exclusion

absorbed dose

accept

accident

accidental death

accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D)

accidental means

accident year data

accident year experience

accommodation line

accountants professional liability insurance

account current

accounts receivable coverage

accreditation

Accredited Adviser in Insurance (AAI)

accumulation

accumulation period

acquisition costs

act-as-one provision

action levels

action versus the insurer provision

active retention

activity standards

act of God

actual cash value (ACV)

actuarial report

actuary

acute exposure

acute toxicity

ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA) of 2008

additional expense coverage

additional insured

additional insured endorsement

additional living expense (ALE) coverage

additional medical

additional named insured

add-on control device

"add-on" no-fault laws

adhesion contract

adjustable feature

adjusted earnings

adjusted net worth

adjuster

administrative law

administrative order

administrative order on consent

administrative services only (ASO)

administrator

admiralty law

admitted assets

admitted/authorized reinsurance

admitted company

admitted insurance

admitted insurer

admitted reinsurer

advanced wastewater treatment

advance loss of profit (ALOP) insurance

advancement of defense costs provision

adverse selection

advertisement

advertising injury

advisory endorsement

aerobic treatment

affiant

affidavit

affiliated companies

affiliated risk

affinity sales

affirmative defense

afterburner

aftermarket parts

Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) of 1967

agency

agency agreement

agency captive

agency construction management

agency plant

agency system

agent

agent of record

agents errors and omissions

agent's license

aggravation

aggregate

aggregate deductible

aggregate excess insurance

aggregate excess of loss reinsurance

aggregate limit of liability

aggregate limits reinstatement

aggregate stop-loss reinsurance

agreed amount clause

agreed value coverage option or provision

agreement not to rely on governmental immunity

airborne particulates

aircraft insurance policies

airport premises liability, aircraft

air quality control region

air quality standards

air stripping

air toxins

aleatory contract

alienated premises

alien insurer

allegations

allied healthcare professional liability insurance

all inclusive coverage

allocated expenses

allocated loss adjustment expense (ALAE)

allocated loss expense

allocation

all risks coverage

all risks, difference-in-conditions (builders risk)

all risks, ground and flight

all risks, not in motion

alternate employer endorsement

alternative dispute resolution (ADR)

alternative dispute resolution provision

alternative market

alternative remedial contract strategy contractors

alternative risk financing facilities

alternative risk financing mechanism

alternative risk transfer (ART) market

A.M. Best rating

amendment of "insured contract" definition endorsement

AMERCO v. Commissioner

American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS)

American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters (AICPCU)

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

American Insurance Association (AIA)

American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990

American Trucking Associations, Inc. (ATA)

amount at risk

amount subject

analytic risk modeling method

animal mortality insurance

anniversary date

anniversary rating date

annual aggregate deductible

annual statement

annuitant

annuity

annuity certain

annuity due

answer

anti-concurrent causation (ACC) language

anti-concurrent cause (ACC) provision

anti-indemnity statute

anti-stacking provisions

antitheft device

antitrust liability

apparent agency

appeal

application

application of retention

apportionment

appraisal clause

appraisers errors and omissions

approval

"A" rates

arbitration

arbitration clause

architects and engineers (A&E) liability coverage

asbestos

asbestos abatement

asbestos-containing material (ACM)

asbestos program manager

assessment company (society or insurer)

asset allocation

asset class

asset risk

asset share value

assigned risk plan

assignee

assignment

associate

Associated General Contractors of America (AGC)

Associate in Automation Management (AAM)

Associate in Claims (AIC)

Associate in Fidelity and Surety Bonding (AFSB)

Associate in Information Technology (AIT)

Associate in Insurance Accounting and Finance (AIAF)

Associate in Insurance Services (AIS)

Associate in Loss Control Management (ALCM)

Associate in Management (AIM)

Associate in Marine Insurance Management (AMIM)

Associate in Personal Insurance (API)

Associate in Premium Auditing (APA)

Associate in Reinsurance (ARe)

Associate in Research and Planning (ARP)

Associate in Risk Management (ARM)

Associate in Surplus Lines Insurance (ASLI)

Associate in Underwriting (AU)

Associateship of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII)

associational discrimination

association captive

association group

Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)

association professional liability insurance

assume

assumed liability

assumed premiums

assumed reinsurance

assumption

assumption endorsement

assumption of liability agreement

assumption of liability endorsement (ALE)

assumption of risk

assumption of risk doctrine

assurance

as their interests may appear (ATIMA)

at-risk construction management

attachment basis

attachment point

attained age

attorney/client communication

attorney work product

attractive nuisance doctrine

A201 construction contract

auction rate security (ARS)

audit

authorized nonadmitted reinsurer

auto

auto coverage symbols

auto loan/lease gap coverage

automatic additional insured endorsement

automatic increase in insurance provision

automatic insureds

automatic premium loan

automatic treaty

automobile

Automobile Claim Law Associate (ACLA)

Automobile Claim Law Specialist (ACLS)

automobile liability excess indemnity

automobile liability insurance

automobile physical damage insurance

average basis

average rate

average severity

average weekly wage (AWW)

aviation accident insurance

aviation hazard

avoidance

awareness provisions

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

CLICK HERE TO GET A COMMERCIAL INSURANCE QUOTE NOW