November 2023

… yet as the following recent case demonstrates it is up to us all, in the insurance industry, to do what we can to explain the complex words we sometimes use. The matter of a visual heat detection system A recent case involved Top Waste Management (TWM) – we have changed the name for the purposes of this case study. Top Waste Management suffered a serious fire at its premises in January 2022.  The business included the short-term storage of waste, pending recycling. ...

A recent case involved Top Waste Management (TWM) – we have changed the name for the purposes of this case study. Top Waste Management  suffered a serious fire at its premises in January 2022.  The business included the short-term storage of waste, pending recycling.  Some of the waste stockpiles were located inside the Insured’s building; other stockpiles were stored outside, especially for piles of green waste with their potential for internal combustion. On this occasion, fire had broken out in one of...