Allied Health: Combined Professional Indemnity & Public Liability
The Claimant attended a group fitness class. Prior to the commencement of the class an exercise bench was placed partially underneath the monkey bars. During the course of performing the exercise, the Claimant dropped from the monkey bars and landed on the foot of the exercise bench and injured themselves.
The Insurer paid $155,000 in damages and legal costs.
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