Insurers Warned To Move Proactively To Avoid ADA Public Access Claims, Property Casualty 360

Posted Nov 14, 2005

By Philip R. Voluck and Michael Kaufman

Insurers Must Use Caution To Avoid Drive-By ADA Suits

When drafting the Americans with Disabilities Act, federal legislators probably did not anticipate the rash of mass-complaint lawsuits being filed under the ADA’s “public access” provisions. In fact, the filing of so-called “drive-by” lawsuits has become something of a cottage industry for the plaintiffs’ bar, with evidence of abuses cropping up in many states across the nation.

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