Panel: Faulty Workmanship Exclusion Bars Insureds’ Claim For Demolition Work
(March 17, 2016, 12:06 PM EDT) -- TROY, Mich. — A faulty workmanship exclusion in a homeowners insurance policy precludes coverage for damage sustained to insureds’ home from demolition work, a Michigan appeals panel affirmed March 15, also finding that the insureds failed to preserve evidence of mold (Michael Schwartz and Rochelle Schwartz v. Encompass Indemnity Co., No. 322702, Mich. App.; 2016 Mich. App. LEXIS 551).