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MOTOR ACCIDENT INSURANCE ACT 1994 - SECT 46B
Costs of obtaining expert reports where reports obtained by agreement
46B Costs of obtaining expert reports where reports obtained by agreement
(1) If an expert report is obtained by agreement between the claimant and the
insurer, and the claimant is liable for the cost of obtaining the report, the
insurer must, at the claimant’s request, reimburse the claimant for the
reasonable cost of obtaining the report.
(2) However, a claimant’s right to
reimbursement under this section is subject to the terms of any agreement
between the claimant and the insurer.
(3) If the insurer is entitled to
costs, the costs may (subject to the rules on which costs are to be awarded)
include the cost of reimbursing the claimant for the cost of obtaining an
expert report or expert reports under this section.
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