The Life Insurance Costs Of The Most Dangerous Jobs On Earth (And Beyond)
Talk of a manned mission to Mars has been gathering pace over the last few years. Nasa aims to get there sometime in the 2030s, while SpaceX (Elon Musk) thinks it can beat them and plans to have the first humans walking on the red planet’s surface in 2026.
Which got us thinking…
Could a Mars astronaut get life insurance and if so, how much would it cost?
Well, our curiosity got the better of us and we decided to find out. At the same time we also worked out the life insurance costs for a number of other dangerous jobs – from snake milkers, to lion tamers!
Our infographic takes a look at the life insurance costs for astronauts and other high risk, dangerous jobs.
Check out our findings in the infographic below…