Drop saw victim loses fingers, then his case: application completed incorrectly

In 2004 Anthony Hitchens obtained a policy of insurance from Zurich for income protection, death and TPD (total and permanent disablement) benefits. Three years later while using a drop saw at his home Mr Hitchens was involved in an accident with the saw that resulted in a number of his fingers and thumb being severed.  Partial [...]

By |October 1st, 2016|TPD Claims, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Drop saw victim loses fingers, then his case: application completed incorrectly

Westpac denies claim because of past medical history: then claims fraud

Thereze Guirgis was a 43 year old pharmacist and married with two children in 2007 when she applied to Westpac for a policy of insurance. As part of the process she was required to fill out a lengthy form called a 'personal statement'.  As is common with such insurance applications the form contained a [...]

By |October 1st, 2016|Other Accident, TPD Claims|Comments Off on Westpac denies claim because of past medical history: then claims fraud