When applying for this insurance you will be asked a number of questions to determine your demands, needs, eligibility and suitability of the insurances offered. You will not receive any advice or recommendations during the purchase process. The covers offered are only available via this website to qualifying members of Equity who have access to e mail and acceptable payment card. Hiscox Underwriting Ltd are to sole insurer of all the available products. Once the purchase is complete, you will be sent by e mail a confirmation of payment, Policy ,Schedule and our Terms of Business. Details of all the covers provided as well as the covers automatically provided by Equity with your subscription will have been sent to you by Equity. A paper copy of the documents is available on request. Hencilla Canworth Ltd receives a commission from the insurer for arranging these covers. In sourcing and placing your policy, collecting premiums and settling the Accident and Backstage claims we act as the agent of Hiscox Underwriting Ltd.
Full details of our Terms of Business can be found here
The Dancers and physical artist cover meets the demands and needs of standard Equity members that require cover against the cost of a MRI scan and associated expenses up to £1,000 in the event on an accident at work subject to the terms and conditions of the policy.
The cover is an extension to standard members personal accident cover and applies whilst performing as an artist or where you are rehearsing, practising, auditioning or training in connection with a contract of employment.
To assist with a swift recovery this insurance policy makes provision for cover of up to £1,000 in respect of the cost of either an MRI (magnetic resonance imaging scan) or RIB (radio isotope bone scan) if appropriate and associated expenses following a work-related accident.
Cover applies whilst performing as an artist or where you are rehearsing, practising, auditioning or training in connection with a contract of employment.
*Standard member - A member of Equity who is in benefit in accordance with the rules of Equity who is not a student member, who is a permanent resident of England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands or any overseas artist visiting the United Kingdom to whom Equity has granted membership of Equity.