Student Accident


Student Accident Insurance

For the Ottawa Carleton District School Board

Binks Insurance Brokers Limited has provided Student Accident Insurance to students in the Ottawa area for over 50 years. Old Republic Canada is the insurer of this valuable coverage.

The Ottawa Carleton District School Board does not provide accident insurance coverage for student injuries that occur on school premises or during school activities. Accidents can and do happen. Some injuries incur medical, dental or other expenses that are not covered by provincial health care or employer group plans. As a parent or guardian, you become responsible for these expenses.

insuremykids® Student Accident Plan from Old Republic Canada – an inexpensive and comprehensive way to protect your family from unexpected expenses year round. insuremykids® is the key to protecting your family financially year round from unexpected financial strain as a result of injuries sustained by your child. It provides benefits not covered by any government health or group insurance plans to ensure your family’s financial well being is protected.

Benefits include coverage for:

  • Dental accidents
  • Total and permanent disability
  • Fractures and dislocations
  • Ambulance surcharges
  • Private tutoring
  • Eye glasses and much, much more

insuremykids® – Essential for children of any age

Children involved with sports, special interest clubs, and other activities on or off school property

In many cases, required by school boards in order to participate in activities such as field trips and sporting events. If your child is injured you will have the peace of mind knowing your family is protected

Student Accident Forms will be NOT be distributed in Home Rooms during the first week of school, but can either be picked up from the school office or downloaded here:

You can apply online at insuremykids.com by clicking here:



Full plan details may be found at: insuremykids®.com

 


HOW TO FILE A CLAIM

 

Complete page 1 of the claim form. If the insured child is a minor, this form should be completed and signed by a parent or guardian. For non-dental claims: please have the Physician complete the Attending Physician’s Statement on the second page of this form. For dental claims: please have the Dentist complete the Dental Claim form on the third page of this form. The company must be notified within 60 days of the date of the accident and proof of claim, including a report from the attending Doctor or Dentist, must be submitted within 90 days of the date of the accident.

Submit claim form to the following address:
Old Republic Insurance Company of Canada
insuremykids® Claims Department
P.O. Box 557
Hamilton, ON L8N 3K9

 

As always, parents can call BINKS INSURANCE at 613-226-1350 and ask to speak with someone about Student Accident Insurance.