Cooking gas customers get free insurance up to Rs 50 lakh
Your house will have a LPG cylinder. But do you know that you get free insurance up to Rs 50 lakh from LPG cylinder. Yes, if a domestic gas cylinder, which we call LPG cylinder, explodes and if an incident occurs, the victim’s family is entitled to compensation of up to Rs 50 lakh.
For your information, let us tell you that while booking LPG cylinders, LPG customers do not have to pay any kind of money for this insurance. Compensation after LPG cylinder burst is insurance under a public liability policy, under which no insurance is taken in the name of a person. This type of insurance is in the name of LPG customers and their family members with whom an accident occurs after the LPG cylinder explosion.
For your information, let us know that after the LPG cylinder bursts, the insurance company pays the compensation amount. But after the accident caused by the LPG cylinder burst, the victim or his family members have to file a claim with the insurance company. If no compensation is claimed by the victim, he will not be able to take any compensation for it.
In case of LPG cylinder blast, if the insurance company does not pay compensation or less compensation, the aggrieved party can go to court against the insurance company in this situation. For your information, let us tell you that after the LPG cylinder bursts, the court determines the compensation amount based on the age factor, income and other conditions of the victim. As you know, the house can be lit or burnt after the LPG cylinder bursts. Considering all these aspects, compensation is given after assessment of loss.
Compensation received by the distributor from the victim or his family after the accident. The insurance company deposits the claim amount with the concerned gas dealer, after which the victim or his family receives this amount. Therefore, we recommend you use the LPG cylinder carefully, and if you face the incident of LPG cylinder, sue the insurance company for compensations.