United Assurance is linking up with Unum to offer its customers individual income protection.
The partnership will see United's direct sales force selling Unum's Essential Ability Cover to its clients.
Unum will handle the products underwriting, customer service and claims management.
Unum managing director Lawrence Churchill says: "This product has proved to be a huge success for Unum addressing the needs of those who have traditionally struggled to obtain any form of income protection. Offering them an affordable and meaningful insurance solution."