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This policy covers registered members of the Musicians’ Union who have applied for cover against loss, damage or theft of your own musical instruments and equipment up to £3,000 subject to the terms and conditions of the policy. The policy also covers up to £200 for instrument hire costs in the event of a valid claim.
This policy is underwritten by Allianz Insurance PLC. Hencilla Canworth GI Ltd manages this policy on behalf of the Musicians’ Union and its members.
Go online at muinsure.com to apply for MU £3K Cover and buy MU Specified Instrument/equipment Cover .
If you are not a MU member you can apply for membership at musiciansunion.org.uk
You will be insured worldwide provided that you are usually resident within England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands.
The following are not insured by the MU £3K policy:
If you do not pay your membership fees this cover will automatically stop when your Musicians’ Union membership ends.
In the event that the instruments and equipment are lost, stolen or damaged during air travel you must:
You must as soon as possible notify Hencilla Canworth GI Ltd of any occurrence which may result in a claim and provide further details which may be required. Notify the police of any loss or damage by theft or malicious damage and if the property is lost whilst away from your normal place of residence. You must not make any admission of liability without our consent and we are entitled to take over and conduct in your name any negotiations or legal action in connection with a claim under this policy.
You must provide evidence of value and ownership or legal responsibility if requested by us to enable us to settle your claim. As a service to clients it is usually possible for us to settle any repair/replacement invoices direct with the repairer/retailer.Download the Claim form
MU Specified Instrument/equipment Cover provides:
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