Martini Investments -v- McGinn

David Bailey QC

[2001] Lloyd’s Rep IR 374

David Bailey – Insurance – explosion – proximate cause – whether property damage caused by tephra – indemnity costs

Insurance (householders) – Proximate cause – Policy insuring against explosion – Volcano erupting on Montserrat – Tephra including ash deposited on property – Property suffering deposit and corrosion damage – Whether “explosion” – Whether explosion proximate cause of loss – Interest.

Date added: May 11th, 2000


Area of Expertise

Insurance & Reinsurance