10 Strange And Unusual Insurance Policies


Every person needs an insurance policy in this day and age, whether it is home insurance, auto insurance, life insurance, or any other sort for that matter. Some people, however, take it a bit too far. There is absolutely nothing wrong with providing some financial security in the unlikely event of something going wrong, yet some people make policies for this that are more than strange for regular folks. Let us then take a look at some of the strangest insurance policies ever taken and decide whether or not the people taking them were justified or not.

10Body Parts Insurance

There isn’t much wrong with loving yourself, yet some people seem to love themselves excessively. Many years ago, Irish dancer Michael Flatley got his legs insured for almost $40 million, which even to this day is one of the highest insurance policies ever taken. It has become more socially acceptable in recent years for celebrities to insure various body parts for insane premiums, especially if they are making a living off them on a daily basis. This being said, how many of us would dream of paying a monthly premium for the eventuality that we might break our arms or legs?