We don’t hear much about getting an accidental death dismemberment insurance quote as no one is really pushing or promoting the coverage as agents make very little money on it and is not worth promoting. They are looking for the larger ticket items with high commissions that being regular life insurance instead of offering you accidental death dismemberment insurance quotes.
Generally speaking regular coverage is better to satisfy most of your needs as the probably of accidental death is very low. Typically the rate per 1,000 is as little as .08 cents per thousand. Being that inexpensive tells you very few claims are paid through the accidental feature.
Planning your family’s future on such a low probably would be unfair and a real gamble. Chances are you wouldn’t want to gamble with your family’s future. As a supplement coverage this feature may be the right thing to do. Many people travel a lot and the exposure increases significantly.
If for example you purchase a $100,000 policy from natural causes you could add a $100,000 of ad&d for around $8.00 per month more. The dismemberment feature pays various lump sums for different limb losses.
Most agents in presenting various quotes to you normally include the feature. If you go online to get your quotes remember to add the feature(s) you want as the coverage is normally not automatically included. You can also purchase an entire ad&d policy by itself.
Shopping on the internet gives you unbiased views without prejudice and may be the best way to get an accidental death dismemberment insurance quote.