An official membership body covering the sling and carrier support industry, ACESL furthers the interests of all involved in sling and carrier support.

  • Increasing the recognition of carrying support organisations and individuals as professionals.
  • Raising standards for all involved in sling and carrier support.
  • Facilitating professional relationships between related areas of the industry, including representing the interests of carrier support professionals with the insurance industry, manufacturers, and healthcare providers.
  • Increasing the profile of the industry with the general public, including increasing access to local services.
  • Providing a trusted, visible face and united front to the press and public.
  • Building confidence in end-users with professional standards and code of conduct.
  • Access to high-quality industry-specific support for organisations within the structure, including continuing professional development, practical resources and mentoring.


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A few facts to compare with your current policy
  • Public Liability (Indemnity Limit £5,000,000 per insured person or business: £10,000,000 available on request)
  • Malpractice Cover & Professional Indemnity (Indemnity Limit £5,000,000: £10,000,000 available on request)
  • Products Liability (for items sold in connection with your insured business)
  • Working from home, at a client’s home, or at any owned, rented or hired premises anywhere in the world excluding the USA/Canada
  • Damage to rented/hired third party premises
  • Accidental loss or damage to your business stock and equipment
  • Overall Limit £5,000: Single item limit £1,000: excluding mobile phones
  • Libel & Slander
  • Breach of confidentiality, negligence or breach of duty of care
  • Website and e-mail infringement arising from the promotion, marketing and advertising of your insured business
  • Additional Legal Expenses (Currently only available in the UK & Ireland)
  • Geographical coverage: World Wide
  • Jurisdiction: World Wide excluding the USA & Canada (Cover may be available on request)
  • Indemnity to principals
  • Member to member liability included
  • Retro-active date 2006 or since the date you have held Medical Malpractice/Liability insurance without break or interruption
  • 12 months run off cover to allow for periods when you might not be working
  • On-line teaching and pre-recorded teaching is included. However, you should also consider additional media insurance, which is beyond the scope of this insurance
  • Loss of Reputation extension
  • Emergency First Aid and Good Samaritan Acts included

For Insurance as an individual teaching or practising you may apply for insurance using the Quote Form.

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