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'An economic and insurance disaster': The lockdown claims case that shook an industry

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The business interruption claims caused by the lockdown have kept insurers up at night for most of 2020.
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The business interruption claims caused by the lockdown have kept insurers up at night for most of 2020. Photo: Getty Images

"An economic and insurance disaster" is how Wits University Professor of Finance and Insurance, Robert Vivian, sums up his assessment of the business interruption court cases, all of which have tipped the power scale to the side of clients.

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