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Re: [IP] Insuring the Pump



Do you mean if my son drops his Minimed and it breaks, the warranty will
cover it?  That's great if true since it is my only fear.  I don't imagine
he would every lose it.
Brenda
The Verreault Family
Borden, Ontario, Canada
email @ redacted
-----Original Message-----
From: Ruth Elowitz <email @ redacted>
To: email @ redacted <email @ redacted>
Date: April 10, 1999 12:19 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Insuring the Pump


>
>
>Kim Hughes wrote:
>
>> Date: Fri, 09 Apr 1999 20:15:08 -0500
>> From: "Jack and Connie O'Brien" <email @ redacted>
>> Subject: [IP] Insuring the Pump
>>
>> Does anyone have any ideas about insuring the pump against loss through
>> breakage or
>> theft?
>>
>> Jack
>
>I don't know.  I have had a pump for 17 years, though, and despite many
many
>adventures and travels all over the world I have never had an incident of
>"loss" or stealing.  For one thing, it is pretty hard to loose something
>attached to you.  Even having it stolen would be pretty hard.  It might be
a
>good idea to have an emergency policy -- something attached to rental or
home
>owners insurance (if you have and/or can afford them) for instance.
However,
>breakages are covered by your pump warranty so I'd be careful about
spending
>too much for coverage. You're aren't likely to use it and you may be
throwing
>$$ out the window.  Just something to do in moderation.
>
>Ruth
>
>>
>>
>> Hi Jack,
>>
>> I checked with my insurance company, Commercial Union out of California,
>> when I got my pump and I am covered under the basic policy meaning I
don't
>> need a special rider.  It is part of my "personal property" coverage.
>> Check with your agent.
>>
>> Kim
>>
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