Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Fire Underwriters' Association of the Pacific Volume 38-40

Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Fire Underwriters' Association of the Pacific Volume 38-40

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ...business district growing away from it. All courts allow depreciation and it is only fair and just that companies be given the benefit of it in the settlement of losses. The following tables of annual depreciation have been used for many years and they are as accurate as it is possible to arrive at; but as I said before, it is a matter of agreement between the claimant and the adjuster. Most claimants will take more kindly to word "betterment" than "depreciation" and this is especially true of tenants improvements. Buildings Brick Frame Dwellings--occupied by owners............................11;u% 2 to 3% Dwellings--occupied by tenant 2% 3 to 5% Barns.............................. 3% 5% Buildings--Fire proof 1% Buildings--Brick......................................................2% 3 to 5% Churches and Schools..............................................2% 3% Buildings--Manufacturing......................................3 to 4% 5 to 6% Blast Furnaces..........................................................6% Breweries....................................................................2% 3 to 5% Bridges........................................................................2% 10% Court Houses..............................................................1 to 2% 3 to 5% Flour Mills................................................................2 to 3% 3 to 5% Brick Works..3% 5% Grain Elevators.2% 3 to 5'/0 Hop Houses................ 2% 3% Ice Houses..................................................................3% 5% Iron Foundries.......................................................... 3% to 5% Livery Stables. 2 to 3% 3 to 5% Paper Mills...2% 3% Potteries...... 3% 5% Saw Mills--wet...show more

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  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 490g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236779118
  • 9781236779113