Event Liability Insurance

Event Liability Insurance – What is it?

This is a public and products liability insurance policy for Events is designed to provide cover for Event Organisers for their risk exposure to personal injury and property damage claims. The Event could be for one day or a series of events over time. Public liability insurance will cover your legal liability to compensate third parties for personal injury or property damage caused by an occurrence in connection with your business activities. Public liability insurance also coves the legal costs associated with the defence of these actions.

What does the cover provide?

Generally you can choose between $10 million and $20 million limits of indemnity. Minimum premiums start at $1,000 including GST and Stamp Duty. Generally the time frame can be up to 30 days but depends on the insurer as there is an ability to provide Annual Policies which can reduce overall costs. The timeframe can be extended to include Set Up and Pack Down time. Most policies will provide an allowance for up to 100,000 attendees. 
Then there is also the ability to package additional Public Liability for Exhibitors or Stalls. And even to extend the cover to include Event cancellation insurance such as “No Show” by the main attraction or from adverse weather. There is even the ability to include Prize reimbursement and “Hole in One” indemnity cover for Golfing events.
However cover for Fireworks or Pyrotechnics and Amusement Rides are often excluded from cover. It would be advisable to manage these risks by sub-contracting to operators providing contracts that holds harmless the organisers from any claims arising from these activities at the same time demanding proof of their own insurance.

What sort of Events can be covered?

Here are some examples of events that can be covered.
• Art exhibitions 
• Auctions
• Book launches
• Boat shows
• Car shows
• Community Fairs
• Concerts 
• Conferences 
• Cultural events
• Entertainment events
• Fashion events • Festivals 
• Food and wine shows
• Garden shows
• Lectures
• Parades
• Photo shoots
• Plays and theatre productions
• Promotions
• Sporting events
• Trade fairs
• Telethons
 

Who can provide these covers? 

At CPR Insurance Services we are able to access a number of providers of these covers. The best way to market this risk on your behalf is by completing one of the insurer’s proposal form which prompts all the relevant questions needed for Insurers to consider the risk. We then send the completed proposal with any additional information that can support the risk to insurers

Who can help? 

An Insurance Broker who specialises in this cover can find the right Insurer for you with the most appropriate policy wording. An insurance broker's role is to act as your representative and work in your interests, seeking the best cover at the best price for you with their skill, market knowledge and experience. Call a good one. 
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Latest News

CPR joins Ausure

We would like to announce to all our Clients, Prospective Clients, Suppliers and Insurers, that Cooper Professional Risks Pty Ltd trading as CPR Insurance Services, will be leaving National Adviser Services Pty Ltd (NAS) and joining Ausure Pty Ltd as a Corporate Authorised Representative from 5 March 2018.

Fundamentally, there is no difference to you, except our Invoices will look a little different, and the Banking details will be in a different name and account number. Everything else at CPR stays the same.

There are a number of reasons we have made this decision, but the primary reason is for what we believe is best for our clients.

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Special offer to CPR Insurance clients

Employsure are providing a FREE Business Health Check to all our clients and gives you the opportunity to receive an analysis of the health and safety requirements in your workplace. Also. Employsure  will review your employment agreements as well as your wage rates helping you to avoid workplace claims.

Ordinarily this would cost you at least $1,250 but because you are a CPR Insurance client, it is free!

It involves the following review for you.

SAFECHECK

A specialist Work Health and Safety Consultant will visit your workplace and carry out:

A review of your business’ current work health and safety policies, procedures and systems to identify areas of concern or non-compliance

Following the review, you will receive a report summarising the findings and the health and safety

Status of your workplace

WAGE CHECK

A Wages Adviser will review your rates of pay and produce a Wage Check report.

The review will be conducted against the industrial instrument applicable

A report will be supplied advising if the wages are compliant and what steps to take to achieve compliance

CONTRACT REVIEW

A Document Consultant will review an employment agreement and provide recommendations.

The review will highlight compliance issues with the Fair Work Act 2009 as well as best practice

The report will make recommendations to achieve compliance and provide protection to your business.

This will remove any areas of potential dispute and risk

So what do you have to lose? Contact us on 07 3123 1137 and arrange 

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