The Authority is insured against its legal liability for any injury, loss or damage caused to pupils/students as a result of negligence on its part or that of its employees, servants or agents. Pupils/students attending the Authority’s schools and colleges are not insured for personal accident benefits while on educational premises or taking part in recognised activities outside the school/college.

The Council expects all employees, pupils and students to accept full responsibility for their personal possessions, including money and to consider taking out insurance themselves to cover any risks.