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national insurance

(Insurance) (in Britain) state insurance based on weekly contributions from employees and employers and providing payments to the unemployed, the sick, the retired, etc, as well as medical services. See also social security
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Noun1.National Insurance - social insurance program in Britainnational insurance - social insurance program in Britain; based on contributions from employers and employees; provides payments to unemployed and sick and retired people as well as medical services
social insurance - government provision for unemployed, injured, or aged people; financed by contributions from employers and employees as well as by government revenue

National Insurance

n (Brit) → Previdenza Sociale
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Brokers can now offer holistic account solutions that blend National Insurances strengths in General Liability, Property, Auto and Workers Compensation with Ironshores expertise in Professional Lines, Cyber, Environmental and other specialty lines, explains Mike Fallon, President, National Insurance, Liberty Mutual.
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Therese Coffey said the extra revenue could also be passed on directly to young low-paid workers in the form of a National Insurance holiday.
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American National Insurance Company reported an improvement in several measures used to evaluate financial performance.
John Hemming (Lib Dem Yardley) is demanding an investigation after Ministers admitted they had no idea how many entries on the National Insurance database were false.
Most of the cash relates to short term or low-paid workers whose name or National Insurance number was completed incorrectly by their employers when sending end- of year information to the Inland Revenue, said the National Audit Office report.
He also admits that allowing young people to opt out of paying National Insurance would mean less cash in the fund which pays out the state pension.

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