Court Penalizes Insurer for Failing to Properly Explain to Insured Its Denial of His Claim.
Augspols v G. Bates Plumbing and Intact Insurance Co., 2018 ONSC 7038
In 2007, Arnie Augspols found water in his basement. Mr. Augspols hired a plumber, who discovered and repaired a broken pipe. In 2010, sewage backed up into Mr. Augspols’ basement through a floor drain. He hired another plumber, who replaced the sanitary line going into the house. In 2016, Mr. Augspols noticed one side of his basement floor was sinking. Because of the...Read More