"A" (or Judgment) Rates

AAIS—American Association of Insurance Services

AAM

AAMGA—American Association of Managing General Agents

AAU—Associated Aviation Underwriters

abandonment

abandonment clause

absolute assignment

absolute beneficiary

absolute liability

absolute ownership

abutting coverage

ACAS

accelerated death benefits (ADB)

accelerated endowment

accelerated option

accept

accident

accident control

accident experience

accident frequency

accident insurance

accident only insurance

accident prevention

accident report

accident severity

accident and sickness insurance

accident year experience

accidental bodily injury

accidental death

accidental death and dismemberment insurance (AD&D)

accidental death benefit

accidental death insurance

accidental means

accidental occurrence

accommodation line

account current

account executive

account premium modification plan

accountants professional liability insurance

accounts receivable insurance

accrual basis of account

accrued benefit

accumulate at interest option

accumulated funding deficiency

accumulation

accumulation period

accumulation units

accumulation value

ACFE

acid and chemical damage policy

ACORD—Association for Cooperative Operations Research and Development

ACORD forms

acquisition cost

ACS

ACSR

act of God

actionable

active life fund

active life reserve

active malfunction

actively-at-work-provision

actual cash value

actual total loss

actuarial adjustment

actuarial assumptions

actuarial benefit equivalence

actuarial cost method

actuarial equivalent

actuarial funding method

actuarial gains and losses

actuarial present value

actuarial report

actuarial science

actuarial valuation

actuaries and pension consultants professional liability

actuary

(ADA) Americans With Disabilities Act

(ADB) accelerated death benefits

add-ons

additional coverages

additional death benefit

additional deposit provision

additional extended coverage

additional insured

additional living expense insurance

additional medical

additional named insured

additional premium

additional provisions

additional term insurance option

adhesion contract

adjacent

adjoining

adjustable life insurance policy

adjustable policy

adjustable premium

adjuster

adjusters errors and omissions insurance

adjustment

adjustment bureau

adjustment expenses

adjustment income

administration expenses

administrative services only (AS0) plan

administrator

admiralty

admiralty courts

admiralty liability

admiralty proceeding

admitted assets

admitted company

admitted insurer

admitted liability

admitted market

admitted reinsurance

ad valorem

advance funding

advance payment

advance premium

adventure

adventure clause

adverse selection

adverse underwriting decision

advertisers liability insurance

advertising injury

advisory organization

affiliated company

affiliation of health providers

affirmative warranty

AFSB

aftercare

after charge

age adjustment clause

age change

Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)

age limits

age of majority

agency

agency company

ACORD—Association for Cooperative Operations Research and Development

agency contract

agency plant

agency reinsurance

agency superintendent

agent

agent of record

agent's authority

agent's balance

agent's commission

agents errors and omissions insurance

agent's license

agent's qualification laws

aggregate benefits

aggregate excess insurance

aggregate excess of loss reinsurance

aggregate funding method

aggregate indemnity

aggregate limit

aggregate working excess reinsurance

agreed amount

agreed amount clause

agreed value

agreed value clause

agricultural equipment insurance

AIA—American Insurance Association

AIAF

AIC

AIM

air cargo liability insurance

air passenger insurance

air travel insurance

aircraft hull insurance

aircraft insurance

aircraft liability insurance

aircraft passenger liability insurance

aircraft product liability insurance

aircraft spare parts insurance

airport liability insurance

airway bill

AIU—American International Underwriters Corporation

alarm valve

ALCM

alcoholic beverage liability insurance

aleatory contract

alien company

alienated premises exclusion

alienation clause

alienation of benefits

All American Marine Slip

all payers system

all-comers

all-lines insurer

all-risk policy

Alliance of American Insurers

allied lines

allocated benefits

allocated claim expense

allowed costs

alphabet broker (alphabet house)

alternative market

ambiguity

ambulance service malpractice insurance

amendment

American agency system

American Arbitration Association

American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS)

American Association of Managing General Agents (AAMGA)

American Bureau of Shipping

American Cargo War Risk Reinsurance Exchange

American College, The

American Council of Life Insurance

American Hull Insurance Syndicate

American Institute for Property and Liability Underwriters, Inc.

American Institute of Marine Underwriters

American Insurance Association (AIA)

American International Underwriters Corporation (AIU)

American Lloyd's

American Mutual Insurance Alliance

American Nuclear Insurers

American Risk and Insurance Association

American Society of Insurance Management, Inc. (ASIM)

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

AMIM

amortization

amortized value

amount at risk

amount of insurance

amount subject

Analytic System for the Measurement of Relative Fire Hazards

ancillary benefits

animal insurance

animal mortality insurance

anniversary date

annual aggregate deductible

annual form

annual renewal agreement

annual report

annual statement

annual (yearly) renewable term insurance

annualization

annuitant

annuity

annuity certain

annuity due

annuity period

annuity table

annuity with period certain

anti-arson application forms

anti-coercion laws

antidiscrimination laws

anti-rebate law

anti-selection

antitrust laws

APA

apartment package policy

APM

apparent authority

applicant

application

appointment

apportionment

appraisal

appraisal clause

appraisal inventory

appraiser

appreciation

approved

approved roof

appurtenant structures

"A rates"

arbitration clause

arbitrator

architects and engineers professional liability insurance

ARe

ARM

armored car and messenger service insurance

ARP

arson

arson fraud

A.S.—automatic sprinkler

ASA

ASIM—American Society of Insurance Management, Inc.

AS0 plan

assailing thieves

assessable insurance

assessable policies

assessment

assessment mutual

assets

assigned risk plan

assignee

assignment

assignment of benefits

assignor

Associated Aviation Underwriters (AAU)

association captive insurance company

association group insurance

Association of Average Adjusters

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)

Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA)

association professional liability insurance

assume

assumed liability

assumption endorsement

assumption of risk

assumption reinsurance

assurance

assured

ATLA—American Trial Lawyers Association

attach

attachment

attachment point

attained age

attained age conversion

attending physician's statement

attestation clause

attorney-in-fact

attractive nuisance

at-will employment

AU

auctioneers errors and omissions insurance

audit

audit bureau

audit policies

audit provision

auditor

AUS—automated underwriting systems

authorization

authorized company or insurer

auto insurance premium discounts

automated home

automated underwriting systems (AUS)

automatic cover

automatic dividend option

automatic nonforfeiture option

automatic premium loan

automatic reinstatement

automatic reinsurance

automatic sprinklers (A.S.)

automatic treaty

automobile death and disability coverage

automobile fleet

automobile insurance

automobile insurance plan

automobile liability excess policy

automobile liability insurance

automobile medical payments insurance

automobile physical damage insurance

auxiliary yacht

average

average adjuster

average clause

average indexed monthly earnings (AIME)

average rate

average risk

average weekly wage

aviation clause

aviation insurance

aviation passenger liability insurance

avoidance of risk