OIC warns of intentionally contracting Covid-19 in hopes of claiming insurance money in the category of unfaithful compensation
On June 28, 2021 at 3:38 p.m.
OIC warns against taking risks Willingly get addicted to covids, hoping to claim insurance money to be dishonest and fraudulent insurance money
Dr. Suthiphon Thaweechaikarn, secretary-general of the Insurance Commission (OIC), revealed that according to the OIC, according to the OIC’s news releases to warn people not to be convinced in the case of insurers being convinced of COVID-19. -19 Some people put themselves at risk of contracting COVID-19. in order to claim insurance Because doing so can be life-threatening. And it’s the reason for not receiving money under the Covid-19 insurance policy. because it may meet the conditions for using the rights in bad faith They may also be prosecuted in cases of insurance fraud as well.
Currently, there are news spreading through various online channels that there has been another occurrence of such behavior during the third wave of the Covid-19 outbreak. and although it appears that there are few people who have this kind of behavior It will surely aggravate the current situation of the COVID-19 epidemic and affect the legitimate exercise of the people insured of COVID-19. In good faith, at the moment, the OIC’s COVID-19 Complaint Center has not received any complaints about such cases. There must be a scrutiny process in paying claims carefully. If an abnormal claim is detected Immediately notify the OIC in order to conduct an investigation. If found to have actually committed an offense It will strictly enforce the law. In addition, it also advises insurance companies to be cautious in getting insurance for COVID-19. in the form of meeting Including the number of covid-19 insurance policies per person, taking into account the ability to be insured as well. which will be invited to the Thai General Insurance Association to discuss as soon as possible
“Covid-19 insurance policy It was developed specifically during the COVID-19 epidemic situation. To hope as a guarantee for people to manage the risks that may arise from contracting COVID-19 accidentally And such insurance policy will cover only the honest insured. If people who have multiple insurances and intentionally take the risk of infection to expect insurance money may enter the conditions of the exercise of rights in bad faith or as an insurance fraud. For more information, please contact the OIC hotline 1186,” said the OIC Secretary General.