Insurance

What is Exposure?

Exposure

[ik-spoh-zher]

noun

1.

Exposure is an individual’s inclination to Risk in their daily life. For example, the more a person drives their car, the higher their Exposure to an accident. Insurance companies use Exposure to measure the risks of taking on certain policies and to help determine Premiums.

Have A Question About This Topic?

Thank you! Oops!

Related Content

Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy

Gun Ownership and Your Homeowners Policy

Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.

Did You Know Your Insurance Claims Aren’t Secret?

Did You Know Your Insurance Claims Aren’t Secret?

When you make an insurance claim, it can stay on record for up to seven years. Here's why CLUE reports are important and how they affect your premiums.

Dog Bites Neighbor. Now What?

Dog Bites Neighbor. Now What?

Even dogs have bad days. So, what happens when your dog bites a neighbor or passing pedestrian?