British Ice skating coaches insurance
British Ice Skating Coaches Insurance Cover
As part of your membership to British Ice Skating, you automatically receive the benefit of the association’s public liability and group personal accident insurance.
To understand what these covers are and to see the main terms and conditions that apply please make sure you refer to the policy summary and policy wording.
Find relevant documentation below:
When does cover operate?
The Liability insurance operates when you are taking part in any coaching activity recognised/authorised by British Ice Skating as advised to the insurers including but not limited to singles, pairs, dance and synchronised skating and long & short track skating disciplines, British Ice Skating approved off ice training and mentoring of assistant coaches.
Personal accident operates whilst participating in any authorised activity of the insured anywhere in the world including direct travel to and from any authorised activity of the insured within Britain.
The British Ice Skating annual policies run from 1 March 2020 (or such late date as licence is certified) to 28 February 2021 (or expiry date of licence).
How to make a claim
It is important that all incidents that may give rise to a claim, however minor, are reported to Bluefin Sport (British Ice Skating's insurance broker) as soon as possible after the event.
Please email all incidents to firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0345 872 5060 to report this directly.
(Office hours are Mon to Fri 9am to 5pm).
As an affiliated coach of British Ice Skating you receive combined liability insurance with AXA XL.
This policy will cover the cost of defending yourself against a claim if you are held responsible for loss, damage or injury to someone else or their property, including as a result of negligent coaching advice.
Liability cover includes:
- Public liability – Accidental bodily injury to third parties and/or damage to third party property arising out of the insured activities
- Professional indemnity – Cover for negligent acts, errors or omissions in respect of a professional opinion, including injury following tuition, advice, coaching or instruction, against claims made during the period of insurance
For proof of your Insurance cover please click here.
British Ice Skating has arranged Personal Accident cover for you which includes the following benefits:
- Accidental death and capital benefits - £10,000.
- Permanent total disablement - £50,000.
- Physiotherapy - Up to £500.
- Broken bones - Up to £200.
- Dental and optical expenses - Up to £500.
- Hospitalisation - £50 per day up to 365 days.
About Bluefin Sport
Bluefin Sport is a specialist division of Marsh Ltd with dedicated teams across the UK offering insurance broking and risk management advice to the world of sport.
Our clients' activities extend across the world of sport from the largest professional organisations in the UK, including some of the best known names, right through to grassroots level.
If you have any queries about the insurance arranged for British Ice Skating or require additional insurance, please do not hesitate to contact us.