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National Insurance Provider for Canadian Therapists
              Aromatherapy to Zumba

Comprehensive Policy includes:
Professional Negligence, Libel & Slander
Infringement of Copyright, Breach of Confidentiality,General Liability to Third Parties
Rescuers & Good Samaritan Acts.
We can also insure your clinic or studio! 

 

Glossary of Select Insurance Terms

Advertising Material which promotes the product, service or business of the Named Insured or others.

Advertising Injury

Injury arising out of the insured's promotion of its goods and services including: libel, slander, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, and misappropriation of advertising ideas. 

Annual Aggregate

Indicates the amount of coverage that the insured has under the contract for a year, no matter how many separate accidents might occur.

Bodily Injury

Physical injury, sickness, disease or death of any person, including any mental anguish or emotional distress resulting therefrom.

Breach of Duty

Failure to perform some promised act or obligation, but fails to live up to that standard.

Circumstance

Any fact, event or situation that could reasonably be the basis for a claim.

Claim

A demand received by any Insured for money or services including the service of suit or institution of arbitration proceedings. 

Claims-Made Policy

Policy that covers claims first made (reported or filed) during the year the policy is in force for any incidents that occur that year or during any previous period during which the insured was covered under a "claims-made" contract.

Damages

A monetary judgment, award or settlement of compensatory damages, including any pre-judgment and/or post-judgment interest thereon.

Deductible

Portion of covered loss that is not paid by the insurer.

Disciplinary Hearing

A hearing or professional review conducted by any state or federal administrative agency, licensing or regulatory authority responsible for regulating your professional conduct.

Extended Reporting Period (ERP)

Also referred to as "tail" coverage.  This feature extends the period in which a claim may be made for work done that was performed prior to the expiration date of coverage. 

Fraud

Deception or artifice used to cheat or intentionally mislead. This is closely related to misrepresentation and concealment.

General Liability Insurance

Coverage for an insured when negligent acts and/or omissions result in bodily injury and/or property damage on the premises of a business, when someone is injured as the result of using the product manufactured or distributed by a business, or when someone is injured in the general operation of a business.

Hostile Fire

One which becomes uncontrollable or breaks out from where it was intended to be.

Incompetence

The inability or lack of legal qualification or fitness to discharge the required duty.

Injury

Bodily injury, sickness, disease, mental or emotional distress sustained by a person, or death resulting from such injury.

Limits of Liability

The maximum amount of coverage agreed upon in the insurance contract that the company would pay in the event of a loss.

Negligence

Failure to act within the legally required degree of care for others, resulting in harm to them.

Occurrence

An accident, including continuous or repeated exposure to substantially the same general harmful conditions, which involves one or more persons or entities, and which results in Bodily Injury or Property Damage to such persons or entities.

Occurrence Policy

A policy covering claims that arise out of damage or injury that took place during the policy period, regardless of when claims are made.

Personal Injury

Offenses that produce harm other than bodily injury including: false arrest, detention, imprisonment; malicious prosecution; wrongful eviction; slander; libel; and invasion of privacy.

Policy Period

Period of time between the inception date shown in the Declarations and the effective date of termination, expiration or cancellation of this Insurance and specifically excludes any Optional Extension Period or any prior policy period or renewal period.

Premium

The amount of money an insurer charges to provide the coverage described in the policy. 

Prior Acts Coverage

Also referred to as a Retroactive date.  This is a stipulated date usually shown on the Declarations Page of a claims-made policy. It means no claim is covered by the policy if it is based upon or arises from any wrongful act which occurred prior to the stipulated date.

Professional Services

Technical or unique functions performed by consultants whose occupation is the rendering of such services.

Tail Coverage

Optional protection that allows you to report claims after your policy has ended for alleged injuries that occurred while your policy was in force.

Temporary Employee

A natural person furnished or leased to the Named Insured to meet short term or project specific workloads and for whom the Named Insured has the right to direct and control the means of performance.

Tort Liability

Means liability that would be imposed by law in the absence of any contract or agreement.

Underwriting


The process of selecting risks for insurance and classifying them according to their degrees of insurability so that the appropriate rates may be assigned. The process also includes rejection of those risks that do not qualify.

 

This Glossary has been provided as a convenience only. Please refer to your actual policy conditions as your policy will be the basis claims are paid.

 

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The following is a sample list of Therapies we cover.

Acupuncture

Acupressure

Alexander Technique
Anat Baniel Method
Antigymnastique Body Work
Algotherapy

Allergy Testing
Amatsu Medicine
Animal Massage

Animal Reiki
Aromatherapy
Art Therapy

Audiologist

Aurora Healing

Autogenic

Aqua Chi
Aura Soma Colour Healing

Ayurveda

Bach Remedies

Bates Method

Behavioral Analysis
Bi-Aura Therapy

Biocom Therapy

Biochemics

Bio-Kinetics

Biodynamic Bodywork

Bio-Energetic Intolerance Elimination(BIE)

Bioresonance
Body Work

Body Harmony

Body Mind Balancing

Bowen Technique
Brandon Raynor Massage

Buteyko
Capacity Assessments
Chair Message
Chi Ni Tsang

Chi Machure or Chi Healing

Chineese Herbal Remedies 

Circuit Training

Colour Puncture

Colour Therapy

Counselling & Physchotherapy

Conscious Breathing

Cranio-Sacral Therapy

Cupping

Crystal Therapy

Cymatics

Dance Movement or Darma Therapy
Deep Oscillation Therapy

Dieticians
Dietitians

Dowsing For Stress Relief

Electro-Crystal Therapy

Electronic Therapy
EMF balancing

Emotional Therapy

Energy Balancing

Facial Massage

Facilitation

First Aid Trainer incl. St. John Ambulance and Red Cross

Fitness Instructors
Feng Shui
Guidance counselling

Hellerwork
Head Massage

Healing

Herbalism
Holisitic Counselling

Homoeopathy
Horticultural Therapy

Hydrotherm Massage

Hypnotherapy (private only)

Hydrotherapy

Indonesian Massage
Infant Massage

Iridology

Jungian Therapy
Kairos Therapy

Kiniesiology

Lactation Consultant

Life Coaching and Life Skills consulting

Light Touch Therapy

Lymphatic Drainage -(Excl Bandaging)

Massage Therapy

Meditation

Melchizedek Method
Mental Health Therapist

Metamorphic Technique

Mezieres Method

Movement Therapy

Moxibustion
Muscle Activation Technique

Muscle Energy Technique
Music Therapy
Natural Therapeis
Neurofeedback

Neuro Linguistic Programming

Neurostructural Integration
Naturopathic Doctor -compliant for new 2015 regulations

Nutrition / Vitamin Therapy

Occupational Therapist

Ohashiatsu
Optician 
Optometrist

Parent Mentoring

Personal Care
Personal Fitness

Phytobiophysics

Postural Integration

Perceptable Breath Therapy
Personal Suppport Worker

Personal Fitness Instruction

Physical Therapy

Psychologist

Psychodynamic

Psychotherapy

Phytobiophysics

Pytobiophysics

Phytotherapy

Pilates

Polarity Therapy
Pranic Healing

Pregnacy Massage
Qi Gong

Radiaesthesia (form of Dowsing)

Radionics

Rayner Therapy
Reality Therapy

Rebirthing - Breath Techniques

Reconnective Therapy
Registered Mental Health Therapist

Rehabilitation Consultant

Reiki incl Reiki Master

Reichien Therapy (form of Psychotherapy)

Reflexology

Relaxation

Rolfing

Rubenfeld Synergy
Shamanic Healing

Shen Therapy

Shiatsu

Skeletal Balancing

Skenar

Skin Screening
Social Worker
Social Service Worker
Sound Therapy

Somatic Movement

Speech Therapist

Spiritual Director
Spiritual Healing

Stress Control and Management
Swedish Massage
Teaching for any modality
Thanadoula
Time Line Therapy

Thai Massage
Touch for Health
Tellington TTouch
Traditional Chinese Medicine 

Trigger Point Therapy
Tuina

Vega Machine

Vibrational Essences

Voice And Movement

Watsu

Weight Training

Yoga
Yoga Instructor

Zen Therapy

Zero Balancing
Zumba

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Metatronia Therapy 

Rainbow Children 

Soul Life  

Simply Healed Method 

Heart Math 

Postural Integration  

Voice Bio 

Ion Cell Cleanse 

Pulsed Electro Magnetic Force 

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