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A collapse is a sudden or relatively sudden event that causes serious structural damage and not a gradual occurrence over a period of time:  home insurance will likely to provide "collapse" coverage for "serious deterioration of structural integrity …" Consequently, the term "collapse", in its ordinary, ordinary and ordinary sense, means "to collapse, collapse or cave into a disorganized mass. [" Property Insurance Protection for Building Collapse: A Mini-Primer, ”by Stephen P. Groves, Sr., in Tort And Insurance Practice Committee News, Winter 2002.]
I Rosen v. State Farm General Insurance Co. 30 cal. 4th 1070, 70 p. 3d 351, 135 cal. Rptr. 2d 361 (cal. 06/12/2003), the California Supreme Court revoked the choice not to enforce a clear, unambiguous and explicit policy clause because it found that there was a “coercion the general policy that provides for such coverage. By reversing the decision of the Dangerous Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court refused to follow the so-called "general principle" of the Court of Appeal's decision to force coverage because such logic would without limitation enable courts to convert life insurance to health insurance. . By rewriting the coverage provision to conform to their subjective views on sound public order, "the Court of Justice and the Court of Appeal exceeded their authority", the clear language of the policy and the equally clear holdings of the Supreme Court are disregarded.  Rewriting the provision imposing the indemnity to remove its limitation to actual collapse would force the insurer to give more than it promised and allow the insured to receive more than what it paid for, thereby denying them the freedom to enter into agreements they kindly . [R osen v State Farm General Insurance Company, 30 Cal.4th 1070, 70 P.3d 351, 135 Cal.Rptr.2d 361 (Cal. 06/12/2003).]
Washington The State Supreme Court, responding to a U.S. district court inquiry, concluded that rather than adopting a fixed definition of "collapse" for all insurance contracts, it would apply Washington law to interpret the ambiguous term "collapse" in the insurance contract before it. ninth circuit. The Supreme Court concluded that "" in the insurance contract, "collapse" means "significant deterioration of structural integrity." Significant deterioration of structural integrity: significant deterioration of structural integrity of a building or part of a building that makes such building or part of a building unsuitable for its function or unsafe and, under the clear language of insurance here, must be more than just decommissioning, cracking, shrinkage, bulging or expansion. "[ Certification from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Queen Anne Park Homeowners Ass & # 39; n against State Farm Fire & Cas. Co., 183 Wash.2d 485, 352 P.3d 790 (Wash., 2015)]
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