Care Providers' Legal Solutions

All businesses risk legal problems, from employment issues to tax disputes which can be unpredictable, expensive and time consuming to resolve.

If you run a care home or care staff agency you may be exposed to additional risks.

Care Provider Legal Solutions provides cover which has been specifically designed to meet your needs. You will be protected against legal costs and expenses to resolve the following legal issues.

Cover tailored for the needs of a Care Home

Representation for care providers at :

  • Coroners’ Courts/Fatal Accident Enquiries
  • Quality Care Commission investigations (plus Scottish, Welsh & NI equivalent)
  • Registration disputes
  • Charity Commissioner appeals (plus Scottish & NI equivalent)
  • Work related police interviews under caution 24/7

There’s also cover :

  • for disputes that arise from an agreement to supply agency workers
  • to defend allegations of dishonesty or violent acts
  • Crisis Communications cover – indemnity of £25,000

In addition, our legal expenses insurance can help your business overcome a range of common problems, for example:

  • where expert legal advice is needed quickly
  • a dispute with an employee escalates and can’t be resolved
  • a notice of an enquiry into the tax or VAT returns of the business is received
  • a contractual dispute or recovery of unpaid fees
  • a neighbouring business restricts access to the premises

Please note this cover is suitable for care homes, nursing homes and domiciliary care providers.