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Well it rather sounds as if he might. He is not allowed to double claim and on the basis that he has been paid you do not owe him the said sum. Happy to discuss. Please rate positive.
It is not as simple as that quite.
Certainly he cannot claim double compensation from you and the insurance company. What he can do though is claim the excess and maybe the increase in any premiums.
However, I would not get involved in negotiating with him because the insurance company may well pursue you themselves.
Can I clarify anything for you?