Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Subdivision (And Insurance Company) Problems Going To The Dogs

The insurance industry reports that ___ of all homeowners' liability claims are now related to dog bites, for a total of about $1 billion in damages.

A. 2 percent
B. one-third  (Correct Answer)
C. half
D. 78 percent

Dog bites are gnawing at many an insurer's bottom line. Dog bite-related issues now comprise one-third of all homeowners' liability claims. The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) says that 4.5 million dog bites are reported each year in America.

Here are the final results for last week:

A. 21%
B. 65% (Correct Answer)
C. 10%
D. 4%

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous8:05 AM

    The Insurance Companies are in the Risk Taking business.

    Not to worry, you are paying for it.