CASW

Welcome to the CASW Professional Liability Insurance Program

Available exclusively to members of the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW), the CASW Liability Insurance Program offers a full range of coverage specifically designed to meet your practice risk needs. Coverage options include protection for professional liability, commercial general liability, cyber security and privacy liability, and business related coverages.

With expert service and support on your side, industry-specific risk resources and best-in-class legal defence, our program tailored to meet your professional needs. Join over 5,000 participating members and take advantage of comprehensive and cost-effective insurance protection for your practice.


Did you know? E-Services are included in the CASW Professional Liability Insurance Program.

Coverage is automatically provided to CASW members who participate in the CASW Professional Liability Insurance Program.

Whether you connect with your clients through Skype, tele-video conferencing, text, phone, or email - you can be assured that you are protected when providing counselling services to your clients who are unable to meet with you in person.

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Plan

Coverage Details

Cost

Plan I Professional Liability $5,000,000 per claim
$5,000,000 aggregate
$131
Commercial General Liability $5,000,000 per occurrence
$5,000,000 aggregate
Plan II Professional Liability    $5,000,000 per claim
$5,000,000 aggregate
   
$252
Commercial General Liability $5,000,000 per occurrence
$5,000,000 aggregate
Office Contents
Crime
Business Interruption
$50,000
$10,000
Actual Loss Sustained
Plan III Professional Liability Only $5,000,000 per claim
$5,000,000 aggregate  
$105

All the above plans include the following as part of the professional liability coverage.

E-Services Included
Regulatory Legal Expense $200,000 per claim
$200,000 aggregate
Criminal Defence Reimbursement $150,000 per claim
$150,000 aggregate
Loss of Earnings Up to $750 per day
Out of Country Extension 90 days
Coroner’s Inquest $75,000 per claim
$150,000 aggregate
Abuse Therapy Fund $20,000

To learn more about these and the additional coverages available to CASW members, please click here.


Why is This Plan Right for You?

Insurance exists to pay claims. Choosing to purchase coverage available exclusively to members ensures you receive best-in-class protection without the tough-to-find limitations commonly found in non-group insurance products. Members can be confident in CASW's proactive diligence and leverage to ensure that the legal and insurance service providers supporting the program are held accountable.