Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
It is in everyone's best interest not to leave potentially arguable coverage situations to the possible vagaries of policy form interpretation.

We have a term for those who sell insurance based upon personal opinion as opposed to skillful application of knowledge: Erors & Omissions defendants.

In a recent claims education class that I teach, I presented a case in which an insured was seeking coverage for a boathouse located on the end of a dock. The dock ran from the insured homeowner’s property out into a major river, and the boathouse was actually a utility building the insured had constructed for storing fishing tackle and boating equipment.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free
PropertyCasualty360 Digital Reader.


  • All PropertyCasualty360.com news coverage, best practices, and in-depth analysis.
  • Educational webcasts, resources from industry leaders, and informative newsletters.
  • Other award-winning websites including BenefitsPRO.com and ThinkAdvisor.com.

Already have an account?



Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join PropertyCasualty360.com now!

  • Unlimited access to PropertyCasualty360.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including BenefitsPRO.com, ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360

Copyright © 2022 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.