Insurance losses from bushfires soar to $700m as industry meets with Treasurer Josh Frydenberg

Adrian Rollins
Updated January 7 2020 - 8:43pm, first published 7:44am

Insurers will brief Treasurer Josh Frydenberg about the industry's response to the bushfire crisis as they revealed almost 9000 claims more than worth about $700 million have been received so far, with the damage expected to rise dramatically as the extent of destruction becomes clearer in coming days.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins


Adrian Rollins is economics correspondent for the Canberra Times

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