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Wind-vs.-water.JPGWhat are the ethical implications of the controversial concurrent causation clause in property policies, which critics contend unfairly leaves those victimized by covered wind and uncovered flood losses potentially devoid of insurance, but which carriers say quite properly protects them against paying for uninsured damages? That’s the question our ethics columnist, Peter R. Kensicki, put to NU’s readers. Read on for highlights and insights on the passionate responses.

Peter Kensicki is a professor of insurance at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond, Ky., as well as a member of the Ethics Committee of the CPCU Society in Malvern, Pa. He poses ethical queries to NU’s readers every quarter, and this is the report he wrote for our Jan. 14 edition. Feel free to weigh in with your own views on the matter.

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