ABL Launch Care Sector Insurance in Northern Ireland
ABL Group identified a need for care sector insurance products tailored to businesses operating in the care and social welfare sector in Northern Ireland. The new insurance facility is designed for a wide range of organisations including traditional care homes for the elderly, children’s homes, hospices, respite care providers, nurseries and rehabilitation centres.
The Northern Ireland Social Care Council reports that there are over 42,000 people working in the social care sector in Northern Ireland, across a range of services. This highlights the need for care sector insurance that reflects the activities of businesses and their employees across this vast sector.
Our care sector insurance is underwritten by an established insurer with a best in class wording to give the widest level of cover. We have bespoke care sector insurance programmes which address industry specific risks including:
- Explicit Abuse Cover
- Medical Malpractice
- Employee and Volunteer Risks
- Care Focussed Business Interruption
- Management Liability and Trustees Indemnity
Ian McClure, Executive Director said:
“Providing care sector insurance products for local businesses will be a key area of focus for ABL Group this year and into the future. We are delighted to partner with a specialist insurer to deliver an added value product to customers. The offering will also include various additional benefits which we are very excited about”.
ABL Group offer more than insurance. Customers benefit from a dedicated support team, bespoke training programmes and access to management software for monitoring and reporting on performance. We also have a business and legal helpline they can call and a law hub where they can avail of the latest information relating to the care sector.
ABL Group are part of the wider GRP Group which has in excess of 300,000 clients across the UK, placing over £700m of premium into the market. Our care sector insurance offering has been negotiated on a UK wide basis using the power of GRPs position in the market. ABL Group pass on the benefits to care and social welfare businesses in Northern Ireland.
If you need further information on care sector insurance, get in touch with us:
Tel: 028 9099 3600