Insurance 101 – Chapter 8 – Volume 25 – Rescission


The risk that a policy might be rescinded as the result of misrepresentation or concealment clearly operates as a brake on any temptation by the insured to misrepresent or conceal facts from an insurer in order to obtain coverage at a lower premium or on terms that would not be offered if the true facts were disclosed. The law of rescission is a major enforcement tool in maintaining the integrity and commercial dynamics of the insurance marketplace.

The following video was adapted from my book, “Insurance Claims A Comprehensive Guide” Published by the National Underwriter Company and is available at the Zalma Insurance Claims Library

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