Baptist Insurance Services News

CYBER REQUIREMENTS FOR CHURCHES

This document details requirements from our Cyber Insurer for churches (ProRisk). Should churches need to make a cyber claim, they will need to show they have put into practice the areas listed in this document.

INSURANCE & VACCINATIONS

This document outlines our Public Liability Insurer’s response to mandatory vaccinations.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AROUND COVID-19 & VACCINATIONS

This document aims to provide answers to frequently asked questions around COVID-19 and vaccinations – as it pertains to insurance. We will aim to update this document on a regular basis as we receive new questions from our Constituents.

WORKING FROM HOME – A NEW REALITY

With the current pandemic climate, more people are now working from home. This is a new experience for many and there are real cyber risks that we need to be aware of and work to ensure we have adequate protection.

IMPORTANT TRAVEL INSURANCE UPDATE- AS AT 4 AUGUST 2020

CYBER SECURITY ALERT

Cyber attacks are becoming far more frequent. Here are some simple tips to help protect your data.

COVID SAFE PLAN FOR CHURCH PREMISES

As States ease their restrictions and church premises are once again used for public meetings or by those that hire our halls, churches have a responsibility to ensure that they meet the standards set out by authorities. The attached document sets out to provide a plan that will assist churches in this regard.

COVID-19 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

In this new environment we find ourselves in, we have compiled a list of frequently asked questions to assist you. If you have a question not on this document, please contact you local BIS office.

MOLESTATION COVER – INSURER REQUIREMENTS

Resulting from the Royal Commission in to Child Sexual Abuse, requirements for insuring organisations against liability for child sexual abuse/molestation have tightened considerably. In order to provide a continuation of Molestation Cover for your church, our Insurer, CCI, requires the church to agree to address any gaps in its policies and procedures. These gaps must be addressed by May 2020 and a signed Declaration returned to Baptist Insurance Services to confirm cover. For further information, please read the attached documentation.

IMPORTANT TRAVEL INSURANCE ADVICE ON THE CORONAVIRUS – AS AT 19 MARCH 2020

For any covered persons travelling on behalf of insured Baptist Constituents, please see the attached advices provided from our Travel Insurer, TravelCard.

The Government has imposed a ban on international travel for the foreseeable future. See Travelcard’s response attached.

Contact your local BIS office should you require further information.