All individuals who take part in tennis, either as administrators, coaches or participants, have a Duty of Care to ensure they do not cause injury or financial loss to anyone or damage to anyone's property. If their actions do cause injury, loss or damage and 'negligence' can be proved, they become legally liable to pay compensation.
The LTA has arranged protection for all LTA constituents with Hiscox, this worldwide cover embraces a wide range of activities, including social, fundraising and administrative activities.
This protection includes:
This is a summary of the cover provided. For full details please refer to the cover schedule and policy wording.
From October 2019 cover for claims based on discrimination, harassment or unfair treatment has been added to the cover, although cover for employment related claims remains excluded. If you feel that you require this cover you should contact Howden to make arrangements specific for your needs.