Private Schools Insurance



Binks has had experience in the education field in Ottawa since 1918. Our experience, expertise & service in this sector is unmatched. We represent you to the insurance marketplace, and provide you with more than one quote. Click the image at left to download our brochure!

Risk Management Expertise:

To help you minimize the possibility of loss, we offer risk management expertise. Our specialists will help you to mitigate or avoid potential losses. We will identify risks and provide strategies to help you to manage them. Risk management assistance is also provided through our website and RiskAlert bulletins.

The experience and knowledge from your local broker, Binks Insurance Brokers Limited.

Harry Binks, with over 45 years of experience, is our practice leader, and understands the unique needs of private schools.
Please contact Harry by email at or on his cell at 613-720-7698

Our insurers can provide up to $15,000,000 Liability limits for:

  • Abuse Liability,
  • Commercial General Liability,
  • Educator’s Errors & Omissions Liability,
  • Directors’ & Officers’ Liability (including Employment Practices Liability)
  • Umbrella Liability.

Property—All Risks

  • Coverage for Heritage Buildings
  • Coverage for Playground Equipment, Statues, Flagpoles, External Lighting, etc.
  • Coverage for Sports Equipment, Musical Instruments, Sheet Music, Machinery, etc.
  • A Basket of 28 extensions for Property including:
    • Personal Property of Teachers and Students
    • Bequeathed Property
    • Emergency Services Damage to the Grounds
    • Metered Water

Loss of Income

  • School Lockdown
  • Infectious Disease, Murder/Suicide, Food Poisoning, Defective Sanitation and Vermin Evacuation
  • Bomb Scare


  • Addition of Volunteers as Employees
  • Special Events and Holiday Increase
  • Credit Card Forgery

Cyber Insurance, including both Liability and Crime to protect your School from Cyber Risks.

Talk to a Member of our Private Schools Insurance Team

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