Pet insurance - Settlement excludes ancillary costs

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Based on resolver’s experience to date, if your insurer is refusing to pay for any ancillary costs relating to your claim you should check your policy small print carefully, as the ancillary costs may have been excluded in this. Insurance providers have varying degrees of exclusions that you should check when taking out any pet insurance policy. You should contact your insurer to obtain an address for customer services, and write giving clear details of your case - such as what happened, when, and why you believe that ancillary costs should be included within the claim. Your insurer should be able to explain, with reference to the insurance policy, why your ancillary costs are not included.

If you are unsatisfied with the response of the customer services department, and do not believe that the ancillary costs should have been excluded, then as a last resort you can contact the Ombudsman, which will act as a mediator in your case. resolver recommends that you submit your concern in writing, and resolver can assist you in submitting, recording and reminding you when and who to escalate to.

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You should know
  • If you’re making a complaint about making an insurance claim rather than a mis-sold policy, check your documents to see who the “underwriter” is. You’ll need to make a complaint to that organisation.

If you cannot resolve your issue you cannot raise your case to the Ombudsman until 8 weeks after you have first raised your complaint with your insurer, or you have received a ‘letter of deadlock’ from the company stating that they cannot resolve the issue as you have asked. Your complaint must also not be older than 9 months. For an accurate decision by the Ombudsman you should provide a detailed file of your communications and supporting documentation. In addition make sure you explain what you want as an outcome as this will help assess your case.


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