Angling Spirit the organisers of the World Carp Classic, hold public liability insurance to protect it against claims made for loss, damage, injury, and death as a result of its negligence. This policy does not extend to cover any competitors for any loss, damage, injury, and death they may cause to third parties, howsoever caused, on land or on the sea, lake, river, canal, or other waterway.
A link to the policy is added to the Participants’ pack in the Participants’ briefing room.
Therefore everyone participating in the World Carp Classic MUST have Personal Public Liability insurance from a reputable provider in place prior to the commencement of the competition which covers them for taking part in a fishing competition, including whilst fishing from a vessel and offering cash prizes for the whole duration of the Event against the risk of personal injury to oneself, or causing personal injury to a third party.
Though not an obligation it is advisable for vessel owners to also hold insurance for the vessel to include navigation risks and liability to passengers.
PERSONAL PUBLIC LIABILITY
Protects you against compensation claims and their legal costs if you cause injury (including death) to a third party or damage to their property.
On-site policies are no longer available. It is all anglers’ responsibility to ensure they have sufficient cover as detailed in event rules, terms & conditions, and disclaimer.
BOAT PUBLIC LIABILITY
Same as a Personal Public Liability this covers you in case your boat causes damages or injuries to a third party.
WE ALSO STRONGLY RECOMMEND YOU HAVE
Travel insurance could cover medical expenses, trip cancellation or delays, lost or stolen baggage, and personal liability while you’re traveling. The type of cover you need will depend on the countries you’re visiting, the activities you’ll be doing, and the length of your trip.
Ensure your insurance covers you: “for taking part in a competition with use of boats and offering cash prizes”.
CAR INSURANCE & ROAD ASSISTANCE
Ensure your car insurance is up to date to protect you while traveling abroad and that you have subscribed to the appropriate insurance to cover the cost of repair or replacement of your car if it’s involved in an accident or damaged on purpose.