extended coverage


extended coverage
noun
: coverage extending a fire insurance policy so that additional hazards (as those arising from storms or explosions) are included

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Insurance.
an extension of a casualty-insurance policy to provide insurance against risks not covered under the basic policy.

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extended coverage,
the extension of an insurance policy to afford protection not only against a primary hazard, such as fire, but also against other specified risks, such as explosion or windstorm: »

An owner may have an adequate amount of fire insurance, but he will not be protected against other hazards unless the fire insurance policy carries an extended coverage or other suitable endorsement (New York Times).


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