bed bug insurance

Sheilas’ Wheels Insurance covers bed bugs, but spreads misinformation

November 17, 2011

Why are people so ignorant about bed bugs?  Perhaps because the media keeps publishing misinformation about them! The latest example: the Daily Mail picks up a Sheilas’ Wheels Insurance press release about their annual “Bed Bug Audit,” which polls Brits about their domestic habits. The latest poll found that one in six British men wash […]

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Bed bug insurance policies for hotels, residential properties

June 29, 2011

And now: more bed bug insurance policies for hotels and residential properties. I told you a few weeks ago about an insurance policy to cover bed bugs which was being offered to landlords, student housing providers, businesses, leisure travelers and hotels. The plan was offered by AON, partnered with Global Express, and Terminex. One of […]

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Bed bug insurance legislation proposed in New York State

August 13, 2010 reports that New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind (D-Brooklyn) and Senate Majority Conference Leader John Sampson are proposing legislation to force insurers to offer bed bug insurance in New York State: The legislation provides that insurance companies must reimburse renters, homeowners, co-op and condo owners who experience a bedbug infestation for all infestation-related costs, […]

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