High Court : Acquittal of Driver Involved in Accident no Ground for Denial of Insurance Claim (Read Judgement)

The Punjab & Haryana HC has made it clear that acquittal of driver in criminal proceedings pertaining to accident of a vehicle & a complainant turning hostile in the case isn’t a ground for denial of insurance claim to the family of the person killed in that accident. Justice Lisa Gill of the HC passed these orders while upholding […]

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NCDRC Said: ‘ Insurance claim cannot be denied on presumption of pre-existing disease ‘

New Delhi : The NCDRC, the apex consumer commission, has held that an insurance claim cannot be denied on mere presumption that a person might be suffering from a pre-existing disease. The National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) said even if the insured person was suffering from a disease and did not know about it […]

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Forum denies insurance claim for stolen vehicle

A consumer forum here has denied the insurance claim of a man for his stolen vehicle, noting that there was a delay of 46 days in intimidating about incident to the firm, which lost “a valuable right to investigate claim”. Central Delhi District Consumer Disputes Redressal Forum, presided by Rakesh Kapoor, dismissed the plea of […]

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