The WFA have worked to provide our clubs with a specific Powerchair Football Public Liability insurance policy.  This is provided through Sportsguard.

Once you complete the affiliation to the WFA, your Club will be covered by the WFA Insurance policy.

A copy of the policy will be sent to your Club on completion of the WFA affiliation process.

WFA Civil Liability Policy Summary:

The Policy provides cover up to the £10,000,000 Limit of Indemnity in respect of civil liability to pay damages in respect of claims arising out of the conduct of the Business (Wheelchair Football Association) or Insured Activities (Powerchair Football) made against the Insured and notified to the Company during the Period of Insurance

The Policy also provides legal liability for associated claimant legal costs.

The cover provided by the Civil Liability Policy provides cover for all liability to pay damages under civil law unless otherwise excluded under the list of policy exclusions.

Cover therefore includes:

  • Civil liability arising out of Injury to any Person (excluding persons employed);
  • Civil liability in respect of loss or damage to third party property;
  • Civil liability arising out of advice tuition or coaching provided in connection with the Business;
  • Civil liability in respect of nuisance and trespass;
  • Civil liability in respect of libel and / or slander committed in good faith;

About Sportsguard

Sportsguard is one of the UK’s leading brokers in Sports Insurance, they have been working with grassroots sports teams for 25 years and have created many bespoke schemes throughout the Country. We currently hold a Coverholder position within Lloyds of London, which is the largest insurance market in the world. They can provide the most comprehensive Sports Insurance for individuals, sports associations and national governing bodies for Public Liability and Personal Accident Insurance.

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Sportsguard is a trading and product name of The Admin Bureau Ltd.  (Company Registration No: 2444201)  Authorised and Regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.  (Firm Reference No: 305450)