Sinn Féin’s Doherty accuses insurers of exaggerating level of claims

Sinn Féin’s Doherty accuses insurers of exaggerating level of claims
Pearse Doherty, Sinn Féin TD and finance spokesman for the party Pic: Collins

Axa, Allianz and FBD are called before finance committee to give assurances over cutting cover if court awards are reduced

Insurers have been accused of exaggerating the level of fraudulent insurance claims by almost 20 percentage points to justify higher premiums.

Insurance companies were last week called before the Oireachtas finance committee to give assurances that the cost of cover would be cut if the level of court awards was reduced through measures being introduced by the government.

It emerged that Axa, Allianz and FBD Insurance – the three insurers before the committee – made higher...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription

€1

For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription

€200€149

For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription

€55€42

For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post