25 Most Ridiculous Insurance Claims Ever
20. Don’t Sleep And Drive
Fortis insurance paid out a whopping $44 million when Gary Hart fell asleep at the wheel and killed 10 people.
15. Watch Out
Ajeweler in London tried to file a claim when a customer brought him a 200 pound watch to fix. He accidentally ended up returning him a 10,000 pound watch but the insurance company decided he was on his own.
10. Elevator Experience
A safety training instructor was working with several trainees when the elevator they were using for demonstrations got stuck. Although the trainees got some real world experience they didn’t see it that way. The insurance companies had to pay for the “mental anguish” they suffered as a result of being exposed to what they were training for.
5. Buried Treasure
The children of acouple on vacation in Italy ended up burying their parent’s camera in the sand. Fortunately the insurance company didn’t bury their claim.