Teams

Combined Liability Insurance is provided to those teams who have 10 or more players or officials taking out individual paid memberships with Rounders England for the period April 2018- March 2019.

All Rounders England recognised teams have a duty of care for the sport and those who take part in it. A team must do all it reasonably can to reduce or eliminate loss, damage or injury to others and it may be held legally liable to others if it fails to do so.

The Rounders England Insurance cover includes:

Combined Liability insurance
To protect the committee & team volunteers against the cost of a claim made against them following loss, damage or injury to someone else or their property. Cover is provided up to a maximum limit of £10 million. This policy includes Public Liability insurance.

Directors' & Officers' insurance (D&O)
Is included within the policy, all team committee members have a personal liability for any claim that is made against the team for breach of duty.

Examples include:

  • Mismanagement of team finances
  • Breach of fire safety regulations
  • Corporate manslaughter

Cover is provided specifically to protect team officials and committee members.

The Hiscox policy provide a £5,000,000 Limit any one period for D&O cover.