Retention Plan

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What does Retention Plan mean? Read on to discover the definition & meaning of the term Retention Plan - to help you better understand the language used in insurance policies.

Retention Plan

Retention Plan

A type of dividend plan most often used only in connection with workers compensation insurance. This plan provides that the net cost to the insured is equal to a retention factor (insurance company expenses) plus actual incurred losses, subject to a maximum equal to standard premium less premium discount. Can be used for other lines of insurance.

More Insurance Terms And Definitions

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines insurance as:

a: The business of insuring persons or property.

b: Coverage by contract whereby one party undertakes to indemnify or guarantee another against loss by a specified contingency or peril.

c: The sum for which something is insured.

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