Directors and Officers Insurance
Directors and Officers Liability Insurance for amateur sports clubs committee members. Protecting committee members, trustees and directors & officers personal liability should they find themselves exposed to any allegations brought against them resulting in legal action during their capacity as part of the management of a club.
What is Directors and Officers Insurance?
An insurance policy that provides liability protection for directors and officers, trustees and committee members for any claims that may be brought from wrongful acts or as a result of their actions or decisions during their time in office.
Directors, officers & committee members ARE accountable for their actions!
Most members of a committee provide their time and attention out of goodwill as a volunteer, but make no mistake, committee members and directors and officers of amateur sports clubs can be held personally responsible should they be found negligent in their duties should a claim be brought against them.
Areas where potential allegation may arise include breach of duty of care, or trust and statutory duties, discrimination, harassment or libel and slander.
Cover can include:
Investigation, defense and criminal defense costs & expenses and financial loss arising from actual or alleged wrongful acts
Cover can also be enhanced to include Employment Practice Liability and Entity cover.
What is Employment Practice Liability?
This cover extends to provide protection for ‘the company’ for allegations against any wrongful acts or non compliance of employment practice laws.
What is Entity Cover?
Entity cover extends to provide protection for any claims brought against the company itself, rather than its directors and officers.
How to get Directors and Officers Insurance cover?
This cover should be considered to be included as standard extension to your football club insurance cover. To get a quote all we need is;
Type of club?
Number of committee members/ directors and officers?
Level of indemnity required from £100,000, £250,000 or £500,000+ ?
Contact us now on 0845 073 7210 or make an enquiry online here.