Leitrim Councillor calls on insurance companies to be upfront on settlements

Insurance companies should notify their clients before making any settlements which could have a significant impact on the price of future policies.

Leitrim County Councillor Padraig Fallon says he has been informed of various cases where insurance companies have made settlements regarding clients without their knowledge.

With one in ten insurance claims believed to be fraudulent or excessive the Sinn Fen Councillor is calling on all Insurance companies to investigate claims thoroughly: