Stark Warning As Landlord Faces £1million Liability Case

May 21, 2014 3:11 pm

An ongoing public liability claim received by a leading landlord insurer, which could reach in excess of £1 million, presents a stark reminder to landlords of the need for adequate insurance cover.    In the last two years, public liability claims received have reached an estimated £1.7 million.  These claims are the slips, trips and falls by tenants that have been taken place at a property where the landlord is found responsible and although often unavoidable, without insurance protection such incidents can prove extremely costly for landlords.    In an ongoing case the guest of a tenant fell from a...