June 16, 2017

Fire Damage to Child Care Centre

Type of claim: Property Incident: Fire broke out at a child care centre on a rural campus, occurring in the early hours of 1 November 2015 […]
March 10, 2017

Claims Corner: University Fire During Christmas / New Year Shutdown

A large laboratory fire occurred during the annual shutdown, when there were very few people on campus.  The chain of events which led to the fire […]
December 16, 2016

University Signs Hit by Vehicle

It is not uncommon for a vehicle to cause damage to a Member’s building, wall, fence, etc. Ordinarily, the damage is fairly minor and a recovery […]
November 16, 2016

Storage of Timber Pallets – A Fire Risk

A Member University has submitted a claim arising out of a fire at their campus. The building is a storeroom/warehouse, which had timber pallets stacked against […]
November 16, 2016

Beware of Falling Branches!

We have recently received notification of two General & Product Liability claims involving damage to parked cars as a result of falling branches. The first claim […]
November 16, 2016

Water Damage due to Sprinkler Activation

This claim relates to water damage following the activation of an automatic sprinkler in an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) control cabinet following the apparent failure of […]