How Gwyneth Paltrow’s ski crash case has affected winter sports cover

Gwyneth Paltrow court case
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With winter sports season in full swing, Aamina Zafar examines how the case against the A-list Hollywood actress highlighted the need for appropriate cover and training for claims handlers receiving calls from those who may have forgotten slope etiquette post-pandemic.

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow’s civil court case victory against a man who claimed she crashed into him highlighted the importance of winter sports cover to the world, according to claims experts.

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