COVID-19 - Business Interruption Claims

There have been extensive discussions and debate over whether business interruption policies should respond to claims arising from Covid-19. Whether or not policies should respond depend upon the terms of the specific policies and potentially individual circumstances. In this webinar, experts from Mazars Insurance practice shared their views on the practical implications of these claims for insurers.

Insurance Business Interruption Claims

The webinar was introduced by Michael Tripp who leads our Insurance practice and included:

  • Stephen Lewis (Partner in our Forensic Accounting and Investigations team) who talked about the value of claims arising from Covid-19 including mitigation issues, interim payments and causation
  • Tom Ashmore (Director in our Actuarial team) who addressed issues arising from Covid-19 on reserving
  • Emma Jardine (Director in our Insurance Consulting team) who looked at some the operational issues affecting claims teams responding to claims, including how to process large volumes of claims remotely in what could be a demanding environment from insurers