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The Risk and Assurance Services Unit is responsible for administering the University’s insurance program. This responsibility includes:

  • Purchasing of appropriate insurance coverage for ECU
  • Answering insurance related enquiries arising from ECU’s activities
  • Ensuring the regular review of ECU’s insurance coverage to reflect the University’s changing risk profile.

The University has a comprehensive insurance program protecting its students, staff and assets.

ECU currently holds the following types of insurances:

  • Property / Business Interruption
  • Public Liability (also called General Liability)
  • Medical Treatment Liability and Professional Indemnity
  • Workers Compensation
  • Student Personal Accident Insurance (including Work Experience and Voluntary Activities)
  • Corporate Travel Insurance for Staff and Students travelling on behalf of ECU
  • Hirers Liability
  • Motor Vehicle Insurance (Third Party Liability)
  • Workers Compensation

IMPORTANT: Information contained within this website is intended as a matter of information only and confers no rights upon the persons mentioned within. It does not amend, extend or alter the coverage afforded by the various insurance policies. It is provided as a summary only of the covers provided. For full particulars of the insurance coverage, please contact a member of the Risk Management Team.

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