Liability Claims

Liability claims, whether Public Liability, Occupier’s Liability or more specialist Environmental Impairment Liability or Contractors Pollution Liability, resulting from pollution and contamination can be challenging and complex in nature. It is essential, therefore, that clear and decisive steps are taken at the earliest opportunity to manage all aspects of these claims.

Working in close partnership with panel loss adjusters, OHES Environmental Claims Management consultants are experienced at assisting with investigation into cause for liability decisions and at investigating the extent of contamination and environmental damage to devise the most appropriate and cost effective remediation strategies in line with policy cover and current environemental legislation.

Our rapid environment protection and investigation response and proactive management of Liability claims help protect the environment and greatly minimises the risk of prosecution for causing pollution or environmental damage. Where necessary, we are also able to assess impact to aquatic life and terrestrial habitats using our in-house Ecology team.

Our highly experienced consultants are also able to review and comment upon strategy and costs presented by others, to assist adjusters and solicitors with quanum enquiries.

One of our significant strengths is the calibre of people we employ, many of whom are ex-environmental regulators. They are able to manage all stakeholder expectations whilst protecting the insured’s reputation and insurer claim spend – A good reason to choose OHES.