Date of this Version

9-1-2002

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Details

Field, David (2002), The insurance crisis - Don't forget the victims. The National Legal Eagle, September 2002, pp. 3-5.

Copyright ©The Law Society of New South Wales , 2002.

Reproduced with permission.

Abstract

Extract: One could hardly have failed, in recent months, to note that the insurance industry, Australia-wide, is in a state of crisis. Many factors have combined to create this state of affairs, but the net effect for many insurance companies has been that they can no longer afford to pay all the claims which they currently face, either at all, or without raising the premiums which they charge to a level which many people requiring insurance simply cannot pay.

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.