Insulation Co. Demands Asbestos Coverage From PMA

Law360, New York (November 30, 2012, 9:58 PM EST) -- AC&R Insulation Co. Inc. asked a Maryland federal court Friday to declare that Pennsylvania Manufacturers Association Insurance Co. has a duty to cover the insulation installer's damages from numerous asbestos lawsuits, arguing that there are no applicable policy exceptions that preclude excess liability coverage.

AC&R, which provides insulation and fireproofing services and once used products that contained asbestos, has been “inundated” with lawsuits since 1990 alleging asbestos-related injuries, according to the complaint. Those lawsuits trigger its excess/umbrella liability coverage it paid PMA for between 1985 and...
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