T.H.E. Insurance Company v. Spielbauer Fireworks Company, Inc.
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October 18, 2022
7th Circ. Affirms Insurer's Win In Fireworks Injury Row
A policy's "shooter's endorsement" unambiguously relieves an AXA XL unit of covering two suits brought against a fireworks seller by volunteers who sustained injuries at two Wisconsin Fourth of July events in 2018 when mortars prematurely exploded, the Seventh Circuit said in affirming the carrier's win.
May 25, 2022
Insurer Asks 7th Circ. To Affirm Win In Fireworks Injury Row
A fireworks seller's insurer urged the Seventh Circuit on Wednesday to uphold its win in Wisconsin district court, arguing that an endorsement barring coverage for bodily injury to someone assisting in a fireworks display, regardless of their employment, unambiguously applies to two suits against the seller.