Everybody has a part of their body that they admit to liking or valuing more than the rest. For some people, itâ€™s all about appearances — their toned arms, winning smile, or long legs draw in admirers like bees to a flower. For others, itâ€™s about function — can you imagine being a construction worker who loses the use of an arm, or a musician who suddenly canâ€™t sing?
Concerns about accidents have led some people to take out insurance policies on key body parts, ensuring that theyâ€™re protected financially if something ever happens to them. Nobody has done this more than celebrities, who have the cash to spare for insurance premiums, as well as the driving need to stay marketable.
Check out some of the people on this list who have had their most treasured body parts protected forever with insurance:
David Lee Rothâ€™s Sperm
In the 1980s, nobody was cooler than rocker David Lee Roth. As the lead singer of Van Halen, he toured with the band for decades, playing sold-out venues all over the world.
Like any good rocker, he was a notorious ladies man, and even took out an insurance policy on his sperm to protect himself from damages related to one of themâ€¦ well, getting loose. In the event that he accidentally knocked up a groupie, his insurance provided a slush fund of up to a million dollars to provide for the little tot.