Insurance

Registration of players and officials through Hockey NSW includes coverage by their player accident insurance policy.  Personal injury cover provides financial assistance in three key areas:

  • non-Medicare medical benefits
  • loss of income benefits
  • capital benefits.

in case of injury

  • inform your coach/team manager about the injury, and if relevant, note the injury on the match card
  • contact the Club Secretary as soon as possible and report your injury in writing
  • note the injury will need to be reported to the insurers within 30 days, so don’t delay
  • log on to Hockey NSW website and submit your claim.

who is covered?

  • players, coaches, trainers, umpires, officials, volunteers.

what is generally covered

  • physio
  • chiro
  • dental
  • ambulance transport
  • public hospital accommodation.

what is generally NOT covered

  • doctor’s fees
  • surgeon’s fees
  • anaesthetist’s fees
  • X-rays
  • public hospital costs
  • MRI scans.

further information

Hockey NSW: https://www.hockeynsw.com.au/associations/insurance-intro/

  • sports insurance information
  • insurance claim instructions
  • how to make a claim.

enquiries

secretary@ballinahockey.org.au

In Case of Injury

Registration of players through Hockey NSW includes coverage by their player accident insurance policy. If you’ve been injured while playing or training and wish to make a claim, here’s what to do:

  • Inform your coach/team manager about the injury, and if relevant, note the injury on the match card.
  • Contact the Club Secretary secretary@ballinahockey.org.au  ASAP and report your injury in writing.
  • Note the injury will have to be reported to the insurers within 30 days, so don’t delay.
  • See Hockey NSW website for information on:
    • sports insurance information
    • insurance claim instructions
    • how to make a claim

Visit Hockey NSW’s insurance page under Resources: www.hockeynsw.com.au