Advice to trustees
The roles and responsibilities of a trustee and the benefit of having trustee liability insurance.
Charity trustee insurance is personal liability insurance for trustees, officers, employees or voluntary workers for wrongful acts committed when carrying out their duties.
Our Charity Shield insurance policy includes charity trustee insurance as standard. This provides valuable cover with a limit in any one period of £100,000 with wider cover and higher limits of indemnity available upon request. The policy covers:
|Covers claims made directly against the organisation for wrongful act of trustees|
|Covers wrongful acts of employees when acting on behalf of trustees|
|Legal costs and expenses for advice and representation concerning proceedings initiated by any government department or agency to examine your affairs|
Environmental defence costs
|Legal costs and expenses incurred in the defence of criminal proceeding concerning pollution or contamination|
Outside trustees and outside boards
|Provides indemnity to trustees acting as a trustee of another not-for-profit organisation|
|Covers trustees and members of the management committee of associated organisations|
|Cover includes retired trustees and extends for 6 years in event of non- renewal|
|Up to 10% of the limit of indemnity for emergency costs and expenses incurred|
|Up to 12 months extended reporting facility (subject to payment of additional premium) if cover not renewed|