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Vermoegensschadenhaftpflichtversicherung

English translation: property damage liability insurance

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German term or phrase:Vermoegensschadenhaftpflichtversicherung
English translation:property damage liability insurance
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19:03 Jun 24, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Law/Patents
German term or phrase: Vermoegensschadenhaftpflichtversicherung
Is there a more elegant and correct translation than public liability insurance for property damage?? What is the standard term in English?
Natalie Grassmann
Italy
Local time: 13:07
property damage liability insurance OR pecuniary loss liability insurance
Explanation:
These are two possible terms.

(there are also the terms "economic loss liability insurance" and "consequential loss insurance")
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na +3Property Damage Liability Insurance
DPS
na +1property damage liability insurance OR pecuniary loss liability insurancexxxeurotransl


  

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7 mins peer agreement (net): +1
property damage liability insurance OR pecuniary loss liability insurance


Explanation:
These are two possible terms.

(there are also the terms "economic loss liability insurance" and "consequential loss insurance")


    Dictionary of Insurance Terms - Nickel, Fortmann
xxxeurotransl
PRO pts in pair: 85

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  pds: This is correct
3 hrs
  -> Thank you very much.
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21 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Property Damage Liability Insurance


Explanation:
The correctterm is "Property Damage Liability Insurance".

Definition according to Insweb's online insurance glossary:

Protection against liability for damage to the property of another, including loss of the use of the property, as distinguished from liability for bodily injury to another. In the majority of cases it is written along with Bodily Injury Liability protection. (LA)


    Reference: http://www.insweb.com/
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DPS
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Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 56

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxxeurotransl: I think we should also post additional answers if the answer is actually new ;-)
2 hrs

agree  pds: this is also correct and provides additional explanation
3 hrs

agree  Sven Petersson: Perfect!
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