As protests around the country descended into rioting and civil unrest, many businesses that have been looted, or seen their shops damaged or completely destroyed, will obviously be turning to their insurance to file a claim. While many companies were unsuccessful in filing business interruption claims for the COVID-19 crisis, claims for damage and theft…Read more
Does Insurance Cover Riots?
After a video surfaced showing a Minnesota police officer kneeling on George Floyd’s neck, many residents took to the streets. While most engaged in peaceful protest, many resorted to violence. The result was extensive property damage to local businesses. The question is, will insurance pay for repairs and lost of income due to a riot?…Read more
Does My Insurance Policy Cover Riot Damage?
Civil unrest can occur anywhere – from big cities to a small-town community. Looting, theft, and vandalism are possible in the midst of the mayhem. But if something happens to your home or business as a result – will your homeowners’ insurance or business insurance cover it? Homeowners Insurance Standard home insurance policies are in…Read more