RSUI Doesn't Have To Cover 2008 Manhattan Crane Collapse

Law360, New York (August 7, 2012, 6:40 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Tuesday ruled that RSUI Indemnity Co. does not have to indemnify RCG Group (USA) or Reliance Construction Ltd. for claims from a 2008 crane collapse in New York City that killed seven people, saying the accident was not covered under a clause in the construction group’s excess liability insurance policy.

In granting summary judgment to RSUI, U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer said the RSUI excess liability policy issued to RCG Group does not cover claims arising out of the accident...
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Case Title

RSUI Indemnity Company v. RCG Group (USA) et al


Case Number

1:08-cv-07218

Court

New York Southern

Nature of Suit

Insurance

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Paul A. Engelmayer

Date Filed

August 13, 2008

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