Life and health insurers in New Zealand have experienced a massive surge in enquiries in recent weeks, with customers wanting to know how much - if any - cover they can expect for any claims related to the coronavirus outbreak.
Most of New Zealand’s life and health insurers have now made their stance clear, with the majority saying that they will cover the illness the same as any other. However, others have blanket exclusions for pandemics within their policy wording, and some are urging customers to seek public healthcare for the outbreak if needed.
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