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Insurance Law - AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE - Accident benefits - Definitions - Accident

Thursday, December 01, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by Ayr Farmers Mutual Insurance Company (Ayr Farmers) from decision of application judge determining that matter could not be determined on an application. Wright applied to Ayr Farmers for statutory accident benefits (SABs), claiming that he was injured when he tried to close his garage door after backing his vehicle out of his garage. Ayr Farmers denied Wright’s claim for SABs, stating that his injuries were not the result of an “accident” as defined in the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule, and that he was therefore...