Question: I had a copper pipe burst in my bathroom floor. What is the building insurance claim process and what is the role of OC vs OCC?
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Question: With renewal of strata insurance, is there a duty of disclosure for all lot owners to advise the insurance company of anything which may have become known and may affect the insurance cover?
In the aftermath of the disastrous Grenfell Tower fire in London and the Lacrosse building fire in Melbourne, questions are now being asked regarding the viability of cladding, and potential impact across Australia given the significant growth of multi-dwelling developments.
If your building contains cladding and you are unsure whether it is non-compliant, burying your head in the sand could not only pose a risk to the safety of occupants to your building, it could also nullify insurance claims.
Question: Is the repair of damage from a leaking tap in the wall cavity covered by the unit owners insurance? The damage has also extended to the ceiling of the unit below.
Question: I am a tenant in a strata property. A roof leak in our strata car park has caused damage to my car. Who is responsible for the cost of the repair? Neither the strata council, real estate or lot owner wish to accept responsibility.
Question: How do I complain about a strata insurance claim not being honoured?
Question: For lot owners to rent spare storage cages in our apartment building, our Strata Manager insists they have full insurance. Is this insurance necessary?