As a member of IIRRT you have access to an exclusive Legal Expenses Insurance Protection Scheme arranged by Frank Glennon Ltd and underwritten by DAS Legal Expenses Company Ltd UK. This insurance will assist you with matters arising from a complaint which has been referred to CORU relating to alleged breaches of regulation and/or poor professional performance / professional misconduct.
This scheme can only be accessed through the IIRRT, and a brief outline of the cover available is as follows:-
• Assisting you in dealing with a complaint which has been referred to the Preliminary Proceedings Committee of CORU
•Representing your legal rights at a Mediation referred by the Health and Social Care Professional Council of CORU
• Defending your legal rights at a Fitness to Practice hearing before a CORU Committee of Inquiry, the Health Committee or the Professional Conduct Committee, into breaches of regulation /Code of Professional Conduct and Ethics, drawn up by the relevant Registration Board, established under the Health & Social Care Professional s Act 2005, and or allegations of poor professional performance/professional misconduct
• Limit of indemnity €250,000 per member
DAS Legal Expenses Company Ltd are authorized by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority of the United Kingdom and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland for conduct of rules.
To find out more on how to join the scheme please contact IIRRTmembership@gmail.com