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Risk Management Alert
How Agents and Producers Should Respond to Coverage Questions
by Thomas Casella, JD, MBA, SCLA
Senior Risk Management Representative
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is an unprecedented event in world history. Federal, state and local governments and businesses of every type – small and large – are grappling with how to respond to this crisis.
During this time of crisis, it is imperative that insurance agents and producers do not make any statements or representations to their clients regarding the potential coverage of a claim. If a client submits a claim to you, the best practice is to simply report the claim to all relevant carriers for that client, and document that the claim was timely submitted. Refraining from making any statements or representations regarding insurance coverage may help an agency mitigate the risk of becoming involved in litigation. Read full article…