Frequently Asked Questions
- Broad definition of insured: the school district as an entity, former, present and future school board members, administrators, employees, student teachers, and volunteers of the school district.
- Eligible members include: school districts, special education cooperatives and vocational cooperatives. Community colleges are also eligible upon special acceptance.
- Up to $5,000,000 aggregate limit protection for individual districts (higher limits available upon special acceptance), subject to certain sub-limits of liability.
- Up to $500,000 of defense coverage for administrative hearings seeking injunctive and declaratory relief in special education hearings.
- Up to $250,000 of defense coverage for administrative hearings seeking injunctive and declaratory relief in employment disputes and redistricting activities.
- Up to $250,000 of defense coverage for contractual disputes with suppliers and independent contractors.
- Coverage for certain types of sexual harassment* claims.
- Competitively priced, with deductible options as low as $2,500. Lower deductible can be considered upon receipt and review of application.
- SLRMA-RPG School Board Legal Liability Application.
- Currently Valued Errors and Omissions Loss Data for a minimum of 5 years.
- Other documents as specified in application form.
* Although school districts can look to the SLRMA School Board Legal Liability ("SBLL") Program for coverage for most types of verbal sexual harassment claims, those claims involving sexual abuse/molestation will fall beyond the scope of the SBLL Program. School districts should contact their general liability carrier for more information regarding coverage for sexual abuse/molestation claims.
The coverage described in this website is summarized and is subject to the terms, conditions and exclusions printed in the School Board Legal Liability policy. Refer to the policy for specifics on coverage and limits.
For additional information or pricing contact:
Steven P. Stecker, RPLU
Professional Liability Sales & Marketing Manager
Brokers’ Risk Placement Service, Inc.
(312) 930-6063 Direct | firstname.lastname@example.org