Commercial Claims Solutions
Commercial Claims Solutions
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Successfully negotiating claims

Successfully negotiating claims

Successfully negotiating claims

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Can insurers rely on a white lie?

Telling your insurer a lie to enhance your claim or your chances of getting it paid has long been regarded as entitling your insurers to decline the claim in its entirety. The Supreme Court has dismissed that tactic in a judgment with wide-ranging implications in the case of Versloot Dredging v Gerling. Nobody condones a…

Legal change and contentious claims

Recent years have seen two major pieces of legislation reforming insurance law. The 2012 Act giving extra protection to consumers came into force in 2013, but has essentially been given retrospective effect by the Financial Ombudsman Service for all cases referred to it. Its provisions are wide-ranging, making it harder for insurers to avoid a…

Ensure you get access to the best specialist advisers

Since insurance began there have always been specialists advising claimants. The assessing business, of which Commercial Claims Solutions forms an important part, was supplemented in the last twenty years by the emergence of chartered loss adjusters acting for policyholders. Even more recently we have seen the larger brokers forming their own in-house claims advocacy units. These…

Damages for late payment by insurers?

It has been – in our opinion – a major injustice in insurance law that delays in settling or investigating a claim or in its general handling have left no remedy for the policyholder except to sue for interest. This is a departure from the general law of contract where the damages for breach are…

Call for insurers to cut back on BI paperwork demands

Leading independent loss adjusters Commercial Claims Solutions has voiced its support for a reduction in the amount of supporting documentation required by insurers for business interruption claims. This follows on from the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters’ view that the volume and focus of supporting documentation for BI claims can be excessive and have a significant…

CCS sub-contractor approved as BIBA scheme loss adjuster by DAS

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has announced it will offer its members the DAS Loss Assist scheme, with adjusting services provided by Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan. DAS Loss Assist is a Before the Event (BTE) claim assistance policy and is triggered when there is a material damage loss of in…

Marsh Networks signs up DAS Loss Assist

Marsh Networks, which provides access to independent brokers with a market-leading range of personal and commercial insurance coverage, together with expert support services, has signed up DAS Loss Assist and adjusting services supplied by Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan. DAS Loss Assist is claims fees insurance and provides a qualified adjuster to…

Brokers need claims support as cold snap approaches

With extreme weather headed to the UK, now is the time to consider the value of claims fees insurance, according to independent loss adjusters, Commercial Claims Solutions. Weather forecasters have predicted that temperatures are about to drop dramatically, with blizzards and freezing gales affecting many parts of the UK in the coming weeks. The so-called…

Richard Hanson-James joins Thompson & Bryan

Richard Hanson-James has joined Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan as a Director in its new complex and contentious claims division. Richard has enjoyed a distinguished career in international loss adjusting and spent the last 25 years representing policyholders in difficult and complex claims in all classes of business from life to private marine, bloodstock…

Thompson & Bryan achieve Chartered status

Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan, has achieved Chartered status, granted by the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA). Chartered status acts as a guarantee for claimants that a loss adjuster has the appropriate level of competence. Thompson & Bryan, unlike some firms of loss adjusters, work solely for policyholders and not for insurers,…

News

Can insurers rely on a white lie?

Telling your insurer a lie to enhance your claim or your chances of getting it paid has long been regarded as entitling your insurers to decline the claim in its entirety. The Supreme Court has dismissed that tactic in a judgment with wide-ranging implications in the case of Versloot Dredging v Gerling. Nobody condones a…

Legal change and contentious claims

Recent years have seen two major pieces of legislation reforming insurance law. The 2012 Act giving extra protection to consumers came into force in 2013, but has essentially been given retrospective effect by the Financial Ombudsman Service for all cases referred to it. Its provisions are wide-ranging, making it harder for insurers to avoid a…

Ensure you get access to the best specialist advisers

Since insurance began there have always been specialists advising claimants. The assessing business, of which Commercial Claims Solutions forms an important part, was supplemented in the last twenty years by the emergence of chartered loss adjusters acting for policyholders. Even more recently we have seen the larger brokers forming their own in-house claims advocacy units. These…

Damages for late payment by insurers?

It has been – in our opinion – a major injustice in insurance law that delays in settling or investigating a claim or in its general handling have left no remedy for the policyholder except to sue for interest. This is a departure from the general law of contract where the damages for breach are…

Call for insurers to cut back on BI paperwork demands

Leading independent loss adjusters Commercial Claims Solutions has voiced its support for a reduction in the amount of supporting documentation required by insurers for business interruption claims. This follows on from the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters’ view that the volume and focus of supporting documentation for BI claims can be excessive and have a significant…

CCS sub-contractor approved as BIBA scheme loss adjuster by DAS

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has announced it will offer its members the DAS Loss Assist scheme, with adjusting services provided by Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan. DAS Loss Assist is a Before the Event (BTE) claim assistance policy and is triggered when there is a material damage loss of in…

Marsh Networks signs up DAS Loss Assist

Marsh Networks, which provides access to independent brokers with a market-leading range of personal and commercial insurance coverage, together with expert support services, has signed up DAS Loss Assist and adjusting services supplied by Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan. DAS Loss Assist is claims fees insurance and provides a qualified adjuster to…

Brokers need claims support as cold snap approaches

With extreme weather headed to the UK, now is the time to consider the value of claims fees insurance, according to independent loss adjusters, Commercial Claims Solutions. Weather forecasters have predicted that temperatures are about to drop dramatically, with blizzards and freezing gales affecting many parts of the UK in the coming weeks. The so-called…

Richard Hanson-James joins Thompson & Bryan

Richard Hanson-James has joined Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan as a Director in its new complex and contentious claims division. Richard has enjoyed a distinguished career in international loss adjusting and spent the last 25 years representing policyholders in difficult and complex claims in all classes of business from life to private marine, bloodstock…

Thompson & Bryan achieve Chartered status

Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan, has achieved Chartered status, granted by the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA). Chartered status acts as a guarantee for claimants that a loss adjuster has the appropriate level of competence. Thompson & Bryan, unlike some firms of loss adjusters, work solely for policyholders and not for insurers,…

News

Can insurers rely on a white lie?

Telling your insurer a lie to enhance your claim or your chances of getting it paid has long been regarded as entitling your insurers to decline the claim in its entirety. The Supreme Court has dismissed that tactic in a judgment with wide-ranging implications in the case of Versloot Dredging v Gerling. Nobody condones a…

Legal change and contentious claims

Recent years have seen two major pieces of legislation reforming insurance law. The 2012 Act giving extra protection to consumers came into force in 2013, but has essentially been given retrospective effect by the Financial Ombudsman Service for all cases referred to it. Its provisions are wide-ranging, making it harder for insurers to avoid a…

Ensure you get access to the best specialist advisers

Since insurance began there have always been specialists advising claimants. The assessing business, of which Commercial Claims Solutions forms an important part, was supplemented in the last twenty years by the emergence of chartered loss adjusters acting for policyholders. Even more recently we have seen the larger brokers forming their own in-house claims advocacy units. These…

Damages for late payment by insurers?

It has been – in our opinion – a major injustice in insurance law that delays in settling or investigating a claim or in its general handling have left no remedy for the policyholder except to sue for interest. This is a departure from the general law of contract where the damages for breach are…

Call for insurers to cut back on BI paperwork demands

Leading independent loss adjusters Commercial Claims Solutions has voiced its support for a reduction in the amount of supporting documentation required by insurers for business interruption claims. This follows on from the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters’ view that the volume and focus of supporting documentation for BI claims can be excessive and have a significant…

CCS sub-contractor approved as BIBA scheme loss adjuster by DAS

The British Insurance Brokers’ Association (BIBA) has announced it will offer its members the DAS Loss Assist scheme, with adjusting services provided by Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan. DAS Loss Assist is a Before the Event (BTE) claim assistance policy and is triggered when there is a material damage loss of in…

Marsh Networks signs up DAS Loss Assist

Marsh Networks, which provides access to independent brokers with a market-leading range of personal and commercial insurance coverage, together with expert support services, has signed up DAS Loss Assist and adjusting services supplied by Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan. DAS Loss Assist is claims fees insurance and provides a qualified adjuster to…

Brokers need claims support as cold snap approaches

With extreme weather headed to the UK, now is the time to consider the value of claims fees insurance, according to independent loss adjusters, Commercial Claims Solutions. Weather forecasters have predicted that temperatures are about to drop dramatically, with blizzards and freezing gales affecting many parts of the UK in the coming weeks. The so-called…

Richard Hanson-James joins Thompson & Bryan

Richard Hanson-James has joined Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan as a Director in its new complex and contentious claims division. Richard has enjoyed a distinguished career in international loss adjusting and spent the last 25 years representing policyholders in difficult and complex claims in all classes of business from life to private marine, bloodstock…

Thompson & Bryan achieve Chartered status

Commercial Claims Solutions appointed subcontractor, Thompson & Bryan, has achieved Chartered status, granted by the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA). Chartered status acts as a guarantee for claimants that a loss adjuster has the appropriate level of competence. Thompson & Bryan, unlike some firms of loss adjusters, work solely for policyholders and not for insurers,…

Commercial Claims Solutions

Daws House, 33-35 Daws Lane, London, NW7 4ST

Registered office: Daws House, 33-35 Daws Lane, London, NW7 4ST. Registered in England Number 796

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Commercial Claims Solutions

Daws House, 33-35 Daws Lane
London, NW7 4ST

Registered office: London, NW7 4ST. Registered in England Number 796

Design:  Good Impressions          Content:  We Do The Words

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