Members Liability cover

Professional Individual Members of People Dancing benefit from three separate insurance policies:

  • Sport, Recreation & Leisure Liability (includes Public & Products Liability insurance, Professional Indemnity insurance, and Libel & Slander protection) -  The limit of indemnity is £10 million.

  • Legal Helpline - offers free and unlimited access to a qualified legal advisor on any day to day legal issues encountered by your clients.

  • Personal Accident cover - provides payments directly to you if you are injured whilst taking part in a recognised activity anywhere in the world. The cover is 'no fault' which means you will receive the appropriate payment regardless of the cause of the accident, cover is provided for any recognised activity of People Dancing.

Please note you are not insured to teach: Yoga, Martial arts, Aerobics, Gymnastics, Pole dancing, Stunting, Trapeze, Aerial work. Dance Movement Therapy (DMT) is excluded where this is the main focus of your work. We cannot cover full time practice of DMT.

Pilates cover is available as an optional add-on to the insurance included within Professional Individual Membership.

Who is it for?
The Pilates cover add-on is for the occasional practice of Pilates where it is not the main focus of work. It is available to those with a Level 3 Certificate which is recognised as the minimum qualification required by the sector to instruct Pilates.

How much does it cost?
The add-on can be purchased any time throughout the insurance year for £22.50.

How do I get it?
Choose the Pilates option at joining and email a copy of your Level 3 Certificate to daryl@communitydance.org.uk a or send a copy to us in the post (please do not send originals).

If you plan to undertake work you believe to be covered, but are concerned that it may fall within any of the above excluded activities, please refer to People Dancing for clarification.

Employer’s Liability - Available as an add-on to Professional Individual Membership and insurance for £47.50

Cover is offered on the basis of occasional use of employees, assistants or volunteers. If you're using extra help for your work, this add-on will provide Employers' Liability cover for a maximum of 15 individuals for up to 100 hours (collectively) to assist you. Typically, you would be recruiting for your workshops, performances, and projects including one-off or short-term contracts.

If you employ an assistant, even on a voluntary basis, you could be held liable for an injury to them sustained whilst working under your direction. You can purchase Employers Liability cover as an optional add-on to your Professional Individual Membership online via People Dancing at the time of joining, or call on 0116 253 3453 between 10am-6pm, Mon-Fri to add the cover to your existing policy.

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