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Successfully negotiating claims since 1867

Successfully negotiating claims since 1867

Successfully negotiating claims since 1867

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Property damaged by tenant growing cannabis

A malicious damage claim was accepted after a commercial landlord’s rental property was damaged by the tenant’s use of the property as a “cannabis factory”. There were no problems with liability as the landlord had an All Risks policy with no specific exclusions.                          …

Central London pub suffers flood

Heavy rainfall lead to a flood in a central London pub after water backed up through the sewers. There were no liability issues but T&B had to engage the landlord and deal with their insurers/loss adjusters to ensure a co-ordinated restoration plan        

Fire in Chinese restaurant started in kitchen

A fire in a Chinese restaurant started in the basement kitchen cooking area before spreading into extract ducting and taking out the roof four storeys above and causing damage to all other floors. Insurers looked very closely at the various kitchen warranties, including duct cleaning and attendance whilst cooking, but liability was eventually accepted.  …

Animal bedding blaze

A blaze at an animal bedding manufacturer was caused by third party negligence (hot works) during removal of plant/machinery. However, there were no issues with policy liability  

Fire at tertiary college

A power surge caused a fire at a tertiary college as a result of electrical contractor’s negligence. However, there were no issues with policy liability                                  

Fuel tank spill leads to garage fire

Type of claim – Fire Category – Vehicle Repair Garage Cause – Fuel ignited after spilling out of car fuel tank. Liability – no issues                                

Hot light fitting starts shop blaze

Type of claim – Fire Category – Retail / Wholesale Cause – Hot light fitting close to a curtain Liability – The insurance company instructed a forensic investigator to establish the cause of the fire and to take statements from the employees and interrogate the alarm and CCTV footage. As these investigations continued, there was…

Electrical fire in a bottle fridge

Type of claim – Fire Category – Retail / Convenience Store Cause – Electrical fire in a bottle fridge Liability – no issues And here are two photos of the store reopening            

River Kent bursts its banks in Kendal

Type of claim – Flood Category – Almshouse Cause – Flood Liability – this wasn’t an issue as the cause was River Kent bursting its banks in Kendal. The flood occurred in December 2015 and we had to manage the expectations of not only the charity that ran the almshouse, but also the 15 tenants…

Self combustion of clothing

Type of claim – Fire Category – Dry Cleaners Cause – Self combustion of clothing Liability – The most likely cause of the fire was considered to be self-combustion of clothing that had been removed from dryers and folded and packed while still warm. The policy required that all warm clothing be aired for 20…

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Property damaged by tenant growing cannabis

A malicious damage claim was accepted after a commercial landlord’s rental property was damaged by the tenant’s use of the property as a “cannabis factory”. There were no problems with liability as the landlord had an All Risks policy with no specific exclusions.                          …

Central London pub suffers flood

Heavy rainfall lead to a flood in a central London pub after water backed up through the sewers. There were no liability issues but T&B had to engage the landlord and deal with their insurers/loss adjusters to ensure a co-ordinated restoration plan        

Fire in Chinese restaurant started in kitchen

A fire in a Chinese restaurant started in the basement kitchen cooking area before spreading into extract ducting and taking out the roof four storeys above and causing damage to all other floors. Insurers looked very closely at the various kitchen warranties, including duct cleaning and attendance whilst cooking, but liability was eventually accepted.  …

Animal bedding blaze

A blaze at an animal bedding manufacturer was caused by third party negligence (hot works) during removal of plant/machinery. However, there were no issues with policy liability  

Fire at tertiary college

A power surge caused a fire at a tertiary college as a result of electrical contractor’s negligence. However, there were no issues with policy liability                                  

Fuel tank spill leads to garage fire

Type of claim – Fire Category – Vehicle Repair Garage Cause – Fuel ignited after spilling out of car fuel tank. Liability – no issues                                

Hot light fitting starts shop blaze

Type of claim – Fire Category – Retail / Wholesale Cause – Hot light fitting close to a curtain Liability – The insurance company instructed a forensic investigator to establish the cause of the fire and to take statements from the employees and interrogate the alarm and CCTV footage. As these investigations continued, there was…

Electrical fire in a bottle fridge

Type of claim – Fire Category – Retail / Convenience Store Cause – Electrical fire in a bottle fridge Liability – no issues And here are two photos of the store reopening            

River Kent bursts its banks in Kendal

Type of claim – Flood Category – Almshouse Cause – Flood Liability – this wasn’t an issue as the cause was River Kent bursting its banks in Kendal. The flood occurred in December 2015 and we had to manage the expectations of not only the charity that ran the almshouse, but also the 15 tenants…

Self combustion of clothing

Type of claim – Fire Category – Dry Cleaners Cause – Self combustion of clothing Liability – The most likely cause of the fire was considered to be self-combustion of clothing that had been removed from dryers and folded and packed while still warm. The policy required that all warm clothing be aired for 20…

Resources

Property damaged by tenant growing cannabis

A malicious damage claim was accepted after a commercial landlord’s rental property was damaged by the tenant’s use of the property as a “cannabis factory”. There were no problems with liability as the landlord had an All Risks policy with no specific exclusions.                          …

Central London pub suffers flood

Heavy rainfall lead to a flood in a central London pub after water backed up through the sewers. There were no liability issues but T&B had to engage the landlord and deal with their insurers/loss adjusters to ensure a co-ordinated restoration plan        

Fire in Chinese restaurant started in kitchen

A fire in a Chinese restaurant started in the basement kitchen cooking area before spreading into extract ducting and taking out the roof four storeys above and causing damage to all other floors. Insurers looked very closely at the various kitchen warranties, including duct cleaning and attendance whilst cooking, but liability was eventually accepted.  …

Animal bedding blaze

A blaze at an animal bedding manufacturer was caused by third party negligence (hot works) during removal of plant/machinery. However, there were no issues with policy liability  

Fire at tertiary college

A power surge caused a fire at a tertiary college as a result of electrical contractor’s negligence. However, there were no issues with policy liability                                  

Fuel tank spill leads to garage fire

Type of claim – Fire Category – Vehicle Repair Garage Cause – Fuel ignited after spilling out of car fuel tank. Liability – no issues                                

Hot light fitting starts shop blaze

Type of claim – Fire Category – Retail / Wholesale Cause – Hot light fitting close to a curtain Liability – The insurance company instructed a forensic investigator to establish the cause of the fire and to take statements from the employees and interrogate the alarm and CCTV footage. As these investigations continued, there was…

Electrical fire in a bottle fridge

Type of claim – Fire Category – Retail / Convenience Store Cause – Electrical fire in a bottle fridge Liability – no issues And here are two photos of the store reopening            

River Kent bursts its banks in Kendal

Type of claim – Flood Category – Almshouse Cause – Flood Liability – this wasn’t an issue as the cause was River Kent bursting its banks in Kendal. The flood occurred in December 2015 and we had to manage the expectations of not only the charity that ran the almshouse, but also the 15 tenants…

Self combustion of clothing

Type of claim – Fire Category – Dry Cleaners Cause – Self combustion of clothing Liability – The most likely cause of the fire was considered to be self-combustion of clothing that had been removed from dryers and folded and packed while still warm. The policy required that all warm clothing be aired for 20…

Thompson & Bryan (UK) Ltd

144-146 East Barnet Road, New Barnet EN4 8RD

Registered office: Churchill House, 120 Bunns Lane, Mill Hill, London NW7 2AS. Registered in England Number 0848

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Thompson & Bryan (UK) Ltd

144-146 East Barnet Road,
New Barnet EN4 8RD

Registered office: Churchill House, 120 Bunns Lane, Mill Hill, London NW7 2AS. Registered in England Number 0848

Design:  Good Impressions          Content:  We Do The Words

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