Business Studies

State the following statement is True or False:
Fire insurance is a contract of indemnity.


ANSWER

True


SOLUTION
Fire Insurance is a contract where one party agrees to indemnify the loss of other party at the time of loss, for a consideration. Insurance company agrees to safeguards the insured to put him in the same position that he/she would have been in if the loss had not occurred. Fire insurance contracts runs on the principle of indemnity.
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