From our experience in the education sector, Aon have accumulated invaluable knowledge of the inherent risks faced by educational establishments, from academies to independent schools and many of the leading universities in the UK.
We provide guidance and support to schools on managing insurance risk placement, offering advice throughout the academy conversion process and annual tenders.
Whether you are an individual academy, a federation, or academy chain and are looking to undertake a competitive tender process for your insurance programme, you can be confident that our proposition and advice service will be tailored to meet your individual needs whatever the scale and complexity of your requirements.
Helping to manage your risks
Risk management is key to achieving lower insurance costs in the medium to long term. As part of our service we will work with you to help reduce your risk exposures.
In addition, we offer a full advice service for Academies that elect to join the Risk Pooling Arrangement (RPA), which extends to providing solutions for all risks not currently included within the facility.
How we can help
Academies can be confident that the risk transfer solutions, independent advice service and partnerships are designed to meet the individual needs of Academies whatever the scale and complexity of their requirements.
Each organisation will be provided with a Client Manager who will be the businesses focal point of contact throughout the year. They will be responsible for the review of the organisation, identification of risk protection needs outwith the RPA Scheme and provide continuous advice on all risk related matters for cover selected.
Additionally if selected they will provide all independent advice and support for enquiries in relation to the RPA Scheme.
Our Independent Support and advice is available to all Academies and includes risk management, claims supported by an experienced and dedicated Client Manager.
We offer an Advice based service for Academies in the Risk areas below:
- Buildings and Contents
- Business Interruption
- Employers’ Liability
- Public Liability
- Governor and Officers’ Liability
- Fidelity Guarantee
- Personal Accident and Travel
- Legal Expenses
- Motor / Minibus
- Engineering and Computer
- Risk Management
We offer a full advice service
for Academies for Academies that select to join the Risk Pooling Arrangement (RPA) offering independent advice based on bespoke individual risk requirements, with risk solutions required outwith the scope of the RPA scheme extending to cover the following:
- Teacher Absentee Management
- Motor Fleet and Occasional Business use
- European Travel
- Fine Arts
- Contract Works
The RPA provide cover for Contract All Risks up to a limit of £250,000 for all refurbishments, extensions and new builds – above that, separate cover must be implemented to cover the full value of contract over the RPA limit.
Aon arrange a solution to cover advice on contract requirements, all risks of loss for permanent and temporary work including materials and in transit (and can include temporary site buildings or plant hired by the Academy as optional), with cover being provided for the work as it progresses through the contract period.