Heart patient loses legal fight over insurance
Florence Crowley claimed he was unfairly penalised because of cardiologist's decision
A heart patient who was refused an insurance payment under a serious illness policy has had a legal challenge dismissed by the Court of Appeal.
In 2010, Zurich Life rejected an insurance claim by Florence Crowley on the basis that he had received treatment to correct narrowing of one coronary artery and not two or more, as required by the policy.
Crowley took out cover with Zurich’s predecessor Eagle Star in 2002 and was paying his...
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