Insurance book

image 1995-52

Object

Book

Title

Insurance book

Production date

1912

Material

Card

Dimensions

height (Whole): 185mm
width (whole): 125mm

Description

A National Health Insurance book issued to Annie Heathfield by the Prudential Approved Society for Domestic Servants. Heathfield worked as a domestic servant and paid into the scheme through an agent of the Prudential in Stoke Newington. This entitled her to sanitorium (hospital) and medical benefit, sickness and maternity benefit, and disablement benefit. Half of the weekly contribution of 6d (6 pence) was paid by the worker and half by the employer.

Inscription

WOMAN. ENGLAND. NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE. Employed Contributors, and Employed Persons of 65 or upwards on 15th July, 1912. Number (in Society Books): 1765683
APPROVED SOCIETY Established at: Holborn Bars, London. Called: Prudential Approved Society for Domestic Servants. Registered Number of society:199. INSURANCE BOOK. Agent: M.J.Parry, District: Highbury. Any person finding this Book, unless he can at once return it to the person named within, should drop it into a Post Office Letter Box.

Associated place

Stoke Newington

Object number

1995.52

On display?

No

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