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Who is/are eligible for a Personal Accident Insurance?

I am a citizen in Singapore and I just turned 16. I saved up enough money to invest on a personal accident insurance. I am considered to be very accident prone because of my poor eyesight. I just want to know if what are the necessary general requirements for me to be eligible to invest on my Personal IAccident Insurance.

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    Based on your information, you are definitely eligible. The eligibility for personal accident insurace are first you have to reside in Singapre, two, you have to be a citizen of Singapore, a permanent resident or a pas holder, and lastly, you must be between 16-70 years old. This plan is also renewable upto the age of 75.

    2020.03.24 15:44

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