How Ontario direct compensation-property damage affects temporary loaner vehicles
An Ontario insurer that wrote optional collision coverage for a client is not on the hook for damage to a loaner vehicle borrowed by that client while that client’s own vehicle was in for repair, a judge wrote in a ruling overturning a small claims trial decision.
In 2017, Thane Fitzgerald brought his own vehicle in, for repairs, to a Volkswagen dealership. While waiting for his own vehicle, he got a free “loaner,” provided by Owasco Canadian Car & Camper Rental.
Original Article Source Credits: Canadian Underwriter , https://www.canadianunderwriter.ca/
Article Written By: Greg Meckbach
Original Article Posted on: November 17, 2021