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insure

(in-shoor′) [ME. insuren, ensuren]
1. To make sure or certain.
2. To make safe or secure.
3. To protect against injury, loss, or expense.
4. To make a contract specifying the terms of such protection.
5. To buy or sell insurance.
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First of all the reason why the risk has not been insured must be either because it was a specified risk which was not insured against by the landlord for legitimate reasons within the parameters of the lease, or the risk has been withdrawn as being a risk available in the market generally.
The Coverage A insuring agreement promises that the insurer will defend the insured against:
When this insurance is excess, we will have no duty under Coverages A or B to defend the insured against any "suit" if any other insurer has a duty to defend the insured against that "suit".
Automobile liability insurance--Insurance that protects the insured against financial loss because of legal liability for automobile-related injuries to others or damage to their property by an auto.
This will reportedly ensure that any traveller that wishes to extend his stay in a destination or move on to another one can access the web site and take out extended cover so that they are always insured against accidents or other unforeseen events.
Thus, suits brought by one insured against another insured are excluded by the policy.
Despite the findings, almost 17,000 businesses in the region feel that they are not adequately insured against these risks.
They have insured AGAINST Joe Cole becoming a world star.
The Association of Southeast Asia Nations (ASEAN) inked a deal Sunday making it compulsory for vehicles carrying goods across each other's borders to be insured against third-party claims in the event of an accident.
ISO's commercial general liability policy contains a separation-of-insureds provision that states the policy's intent to apply as if each named insured were the only named insured, and separately to each insured against whom the claim is made or suit is brought.
Web-related risks such as viruses, hackers, information misuse, fraud and libel have the potential to cost firms dearly in lost business, expensive lawsuits and damage to reputation - yet few are insured against it.
The concept of insurance shifts the risk of a potential economic loss during a period from an insured to an insurer, with the insurer willing to indemnify the insured against that loss.