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Last year we were renting a house and during summer cleared

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Hi. Last year we were renting a house and during summer cleared the garden
JA: What steps have you taken so far? Have you prepared or filed any paperwork?
Customer: sorry
JA: Where is the house located?
Customer: last year we rented a house and during the summer cleared garden burning waste in specifically bought garden waste burner. A fire broke out and the 30ft Layla didn’t trees caught fire. Fire brigade attended and I contacted owners immediately. I had requested trees cut back during whole tenancy. Nothing was done until we gave notice. Landlord retained our deposit and went through insurers. Insurers now say we have to pay full claim. Landlord only contacted us beginning of this year to discuss returning deposit. Do we have to pay full an
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Customer: What is our legal obligation
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Property Law
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Jamie-Law replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Jamie-Law replied 1 year ago.

On what basis do the insurers say you are liable?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
We were burnin garden waste therefore we were responsible
Expert:  Jamie-Law replied 1 year ago.

But it wasnt on purpose, right?