Would banks want insurers to increase length of their cover?
Brokers accused of having very little specialist training in vital area, prompting significant repercussions
Devoted father, former bass player, and efficient worker, this professional pleader says profound change is inevitable for the insurance industry
Will some luxury coastal homes keep their high values or see their sale prices nosedive?
“Insurers don’t have personnel… in a nearby shed waiting to be mobilised by helicopters to affected areas,” he says
NZ’s highest court has made its decision - and the industry is backing it
The insurance world is keen to know what the Supreme Court will make of this ongoing case, with one legal expert predicting some ‘heart-racing analysis’.
The potentially inflammatory issue of whether retrospective fire levy payments will be sought has finally been clarified by the NZ Fire Service Commission.
Concerns are growing in some industry quarters with no assurance from NZFS on whether they will stand by their earlier assertion regarding fire levy back payments.