Insurance 101 – Chapter 12 – Volume 20 – More on The Need to Prove Prejudice

More on The Need to Prove Prejudice

A substantial line of cases supports the rule that an insurer need not show prejudice when the insured breaches a condition precedent to suit. New Mexico law requires a showing of substantial prejudice before an insurer can void coverage because of a failure to appear for examination under oath or failure to produce a proof of loss.

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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