British Association of Sport Rehabilitators and Trainers

The British Association of Sports Rehabilitators and Trainers (BASRaT) includes the following insurances as a benefit for all eligible members.

Professional Liability Insurance

Key benefits

  • £5 million limit of cover in any period of insurance
  • Covers all work within BASRaT’s role delineation
  • Worldwide cover up to 180 days
  • Top-up options available
  • Public liability insurance included
Criminal Prosecution Defence Insurance (UK members only)

Key benefits

  • Access to 24/7 legal helpline
  • Legal fees up to £100,000
  • Includes cover for allegations of inappropriate or criminal behaviour

Read the policy wordings and summaries of cover for both policies available.

Professional Liability insurance for UK BASRaT students qualified to practice Sports Massage

UK BASRaT students that have successfully completed the appropriate modules within the BASRaT BSc programme in sports and exercise medicine (or hold a suitable alternative Sports Massage qualification) may apply for this professional liability insurance offered at discounted rates for BASRaT members. We are happy to go through the details of this policy in more detail and what happens once you are fully qualified.

Limit of indemnity (any one claim) £5 million

(Not available to members resident outside Great Britain, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands or the Isle of Man)

Medical Malpractice & Public Liability Insurance for Student members of BASRaT qualified to practice Sports Massage

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Optional insurances

  • Members trading as a partnership or private limited company may require separate insurance. Only eligible private limited companies owned 100% by a qualified BASRaT member, where the member is the only practitioner engaged are included within the block scheme.

  • Members operating private clinics can insure the practice assets and revenues under a comprehensive package of covers which includes Employer’s Liability, Public Liability, and a range of valuable Legal Expenses insurance.

    Office & Surgery Existing Policyholders
    Access our client portal using your existing login details to review your policy documents.

  • Eligible members may increase their own personal level of cover under the BASRaT block Professional Liability Insurance Scheme to £7,500,000 or £10,000,000 any one claim. To apply simply complete the appropriate application form on this page and submit with payment of the additional premium

    • Members will receive individual renewal notices each year to renew their top-up cover
    • Evidence of increased cover will be issued to each member on acceptance/renewal
    • Terms and conditions of cover are identical to the Members Block Scheme
    • Cover cannot be back dated and will only apply to claims notified during the period of top-up cover.

    BASRaT Members Application for £7.5m Increased Limits of Indemnity

    BASRaT Members Application for £10m Increased Limits of Indemnity

  • Members may purchase separate insurance to cover healthcare work outside their BASRaT scope of practice. Please contact us for further details on