AXA reminder to brokers about Riot Damages Act deadline
7th September 2011
Below is an update from Axa regarding the Riot Damages Act. Members shoudl also check the current position with individual insurers on their timescales for notification of riot claims
As you will be aware, the Government has agreed to deal with all reasonable damages as a result of the riots under the Riot Damages Act, and extended the notice period to 42 days from the date of the incident.
In order for us to make a recovery from the Government under the Riot Damages Act, we must notify the authorities of any claims by 13 September 2011.
Please can you ensure that all your customers are aware of this deadline. If you have any questions or wish to notify a claim, please contact your AXA Claims Team.
Underwriting and Claims Director
AXA Commercial Lines