Suncorp settled customer as a total loss and left the car in the panel shop.
The panel shop asked on more than 10 separate occasions for Suncorp to collect the car.
They would not collect the car for over a year.
Panel shop sued insurer for storage.
Insurer initially fought hard.
After a while they paid $21500 plus legal costs for storage.
Claim Type – Storage
Settlement Amount – $21500.0
File Handler – Nick James