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REASSURANCE. When an insurer is desirous of lessening his liability, he may procure some other insurer to insure him from loss, for the insurance he has made this is called reassurance.

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Il y a ici plusieurs risques que les assurances beninoises ne sont pas capables d'assurer toutes seules et qui necessitent donc une reassurance et c'est notre role a travers des actions de placement de reassurance, facultatives ou traitees.
Do you constantly need reassurance from doctors, family and friends that you're fine, even if you don't really believe what you're being told?
The telephone reassurance service provider Iamfine sees this growth as validation of an elder care market need and an sign for the future of services for the aging.
He wrote to chairman of the S4C Authority Huw Jones to seek reassurance that the future relocation of their headquarters from Cardiff to Carmarthen would not be jeopardised by any efficiency savings.
Reassurance of the effectiveness of coordination and control means in place;
Eight fire engines will be sent out to the Mossley Hill and Allerton areas in a day-long reassurance campaign on Monday.
According to the Atlantic magazine, the researchers found that these overweight patients would benefit from advice on lifestyle changes but these messages required "elements of emotional rapport including empathy, reassurance, listening, shared decision making, and patient centeredness".
Britain's FTSE 100 gained on Friday, with central bankers offering some reassurance that stimulus will stay for a while yet, and some investors seeing value after the market's steepest fall in a year the previous day.
Generali's CFO confirmed in November 2012 that his company was seeking buyers for BSI and Generali USA Life Reassurance Co.
Reassurance helps provide guidance and support to assignees with elderly or less able dependents in the UK whilst they are overseas.
NATO Reassurance and Nuclear Reductions: Creating the Conditions
THE boss of high street clothing chain Next has offered reassurance that prices will not rise further in 2012, after a "perfect storm" of surging costs and rising VAT increased price tags this year.