Do You Need Sports Liability Insurance?
“The strength of the Team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the Team” – Phil Jackson
According to the Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute, 27% of Canadian adults are involved in a sport. This number is much higher for kids aged 3-17, with 84% of Canadian kids being involved in a sport, 60% of those being organized sports, according to a study done by SRG.
As Sports Liability Coverage is not always top of mind, lets dig into the who, what, when and how of this very important and often overlooked coverage.
Sports Liability includes general liability coverage for the host of a sporting event. It also provides coverage for injury to participants for sporting activities that qualify. This coverage also protects against third party lawsuits that allege that property damage or bodily injury was sustained by a spectator or athletic participant for which the host is liable for.
Coverage is also available for the following, depending on the event and its needs:
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“Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game” – Michael Jordan
The Costen Insurance Team