The IASW provides Fitness to Practise Legal Expenses cover (no other legal expenses or advice are covered under this policy) to the 'working' membership categories: Full-Time, Part-Time (20hrs or less) and First Year Post Qualify members.
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The IASW is offering a superior insurance coverage, summarised as follows:
IMPORTANT INFO RE: FITNESS TO PRACTISE LEGAL EXPENSE COVERAGE
HOW TO MAKE A CLAIM
As soon as you have a legal problem that you may require assistance with under this insurance (Fitness to Practise Letter of Complaint only), you can contact the IASW office on 086 024 1055 or email@example.com
If you need a lawyer to act for you and your problem is covered under this insurance, the IASW will assist you by submitting your claim details to Us.
In general terms, you are required to immediately notify us of any potential claim or circumstances which may give rise to a claim. If you are in doubt whether a matter constitutes a notifiable claim or circumstance, contact the Legal Helpline.
If you are unable to contact the IASW Office in relation to your claim, you can telephone the Legal Helpline on +4428 9048 4484 for legal advice on any problem occurring under this Fitness to Practise Legal Expenses policy within the Republic of Ireland.
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