10 Outrageous Things That Ordinary People Have Insured



Falling Coconut Insurance

Although falling coconuts can be very dangerous, they very rarely hit anyone on the head. That didn’t stop thousands of people from taking out insurance against the event after a scientific study by Dr. Peter Brass. The paper claimed that around 150 died every year from coconuts that had fell from trees without any real evidence, causing panic amongst holidaymakers.

Fantasy Sport Insurance

The popularity of online fantasy sports competitions such as Fantasy Football has become so great that several companies are now offering insurance for top players in case they get injured during a season. As this could effectively ruin a fantasy player’s season, they can get policies that would pay out if the footballer misses a set number of games, meaning they won’t lose out on their entry fee into the fantasy league.