Majick Thise: So the insurance industry has bought the EU gov't as well.
Robo Beat: I'm kind of surprised this isn't included in general homeowner's insurance, or that you can't at the very least purchase cover for it in the form of a rider (pun definitely intended).
Majick Thise: It is in the USA and apparently supposed to be in the EU as well but the Ins refused to pay.
bmr68: My homeowners policy would cover that type of accident. What does a homeowners policy cover in Europe?
P. Yorck: I don't know the UK numbers, but here in Germany the cheapest vehicle insurance for scooters etc. costs about a quarter of that and that's for real roads and everything. I guess GBP 100 pulled out of someone's ass just sounds scarier.
stuffy: Get off your fat ass and push your lawnmower as God intended.
Thudfark: Huge tracts of land people problems
thamike: FTFA: European ruling next month could force gardeners with ride-on mowers to take out insurance against accidents on private landThen there's the rest of the article, which implies that this is some sort of frivolous Slovenian bureaucracy that has somehow snaked its way into the EU courts where it is doomed to fail, since this sort of accident is already covered by home insurance.I hope your ensuing heart attack and urinary dysfunction was worth the misleading headline, subby.
big pig peaches: stuffy: Get off your fat ass and push your lawnmower as God intended.Says the man with the tiny property./3/4 acre//uses a walk behind.
Ontos: Good. Every inane law passed is another step farther from Somalia.Civilization can only stay civilized if we have more laws... Even if they are retarded.
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