Eastbridge Consulting Inc. has published a report on players in the worksite critical illness insurance market.[@@]

Critical illness products protect insureds against the cost of specific conditions, such as cancer.

The list of insurers selling critical illness products at the worksite has varied significantly over the past 5 years, but new players continue to enter the market, according to Eastbridge, Avon, Conn.

The new Eastbridge report gives information about results, persistency, penetration rates and other performance measures for 17 insurers now in the market, Eastbridge says.