Students

INSURANCE FOR STUDENTS ON WORK EXPERIENCE OR PLACEMENT

The University maintains a personal accident policy for all undergraduate and postgraduate students.

The policy provides cover whilst the student is engaged in Campus/Course/University related activities and/or practical placement or community placement activities including the necessary domestic direct travel to and from such activities, including:

  • activities that are a course requirement or are sanctioned by the Dean of the Faculty, authorised officer for the Faculty, or Head of Department concerned; or
  • students who are not employees or workers of the organisation they are placed with for the purposes of Workers' Compensation legislation.

In summary this policy covers:

  • Death and capital benefits
  • Weekly injury benefits
  • Home tutorial benefit
  • Injury assistance benefit
  • Limited medical expenses (only those not claimable on Medicare)