58-17-21 Notice of claim--Provision required in policy.
Notice of claim--Provision required in policy.
There shall be a provision as
follows: "Notice of claim: Written notice of claim must be given to the insurer within twenty days
after the occurrence or commencement of any loss covered by the policy, or as soon thereafter as is
reasonably possible. Notice given by or on behalf of the insured or the beneficiary to the insurer at
__________ (insert the location of such office as the insurer may designate for the purpose), or to
any authorized insurance producer of the insurer, with information sufficient to identify the insured,
shall be deemed notice to the insurer."
Source: SL 1966, ch 111, ch 25, § 8; SL 2001, ch 286, § 118.