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Recently i have been away from home. when I returned I found that a power surge had burnt out the inverter on my solar power set up. I'm wondering if there is compensation allowed in such a case. I don't have insurance on it. Jack Blades

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Hi, my name is***** solicitor in Melbourne. Thank you for using Just Answer, and I will answer your question today, and ask various questions to narrow the issues in your post raised.

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does your property have safety switches ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
two of them

are you renting or do you own the property ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
own it

ok.

there are two ways to go, the first is to raise a claim under your household contents insurance and if your policy does not cover your surges, you can raise a civil claim against the utility company.

I have extended a special offer to talk on the telephone to explain how that works, have a look at the offer, it will help you.

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Thank you that is all I wish to know

you are most welcome

You can come back to this post any time to ask questions and there will be no further charges to you.

Don’t forget to rate me 5 stars as this will allow me to continue to answer your important questions.

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