The car owner was repairing his car, but his negligence caused a fire which extended to a neighbour’s property. The insurance companies sought declarations as to liability under his road traffic insurance policy.
 QB 1357
England and Wales
Appeal from – UK Insurance Ltd v Rands Pilling (T/A Phoenix Engineering) CA 12-Apr-2017
At First Instance – R and S Pilling (T/A Phoenix Engineering) v UK Insurance Ltd SC 27-Mar-2019
The driver’s car failed its MOT., He took it to private premises to repair. In those repairs, inflammable materials ignited and the fire spread those premises and adjoining third party premises. The premise’ insurers paid the owners of both and . .
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Road Traffic, Insurance
Updated: 23 January 2022; Ref: scu.671591