8 January 1999

Insurance package for self-employed fj

A NEW income and health insurance package designed to meet the needs of self-employed farmers has been launched today (Friday) by WPA.

Described by the company as the first mix and match policy, Freelance consists of three plans which can be taken out separately or combined to suit.

Accident and Sickness Plan includes up to £1000 a month income replacement and up to £50,000 in the event of a serious accident. Premiums start at £16 a month.

Private medical cover starts at £10 a month, and routine medical expenses cover from £3 a month. Further details from WPA Health Insurance (0800-783 0784).