Personal Accident & Medical Expense Insurance Programme for 2022/23 Season

FREE to Registerd Members of Basketball Ireland.

Cover effective 28/10/2022

Cover - Death; Permanent Disablement; Permanent Disabling Injuries, Medical Expenses for injuries sustained whilst participating in a sanctioned Basketball Ireland event/or training.

BI/Arachas – Permanent Injury and Personal Accident Cover

 Limit Excess
1. Death


€10,000 (Under 18)

2. Permanent Disablement: €32,000 -
3. Loss of Speech €32,000 -
4. Loss of Hearing (One Ear) €16,000 -
5. Loss of Hearing (Both Ears) €32,000 -
6. Loss of Sight (One Eye) €16,000 -
7. Loss of Sight (Both Eyes) €32,000 -
8. Loss of Limb €16,000 -
9. Loss of two or more limb €32,000 -
10. Medical Expenses €3,000 €75


  • The individual must have a current registration BIPIN.
  • Confirmation of membership will be obtained by Arachas from Basketball Ireland.
  • Registration data must include a valid personal email.
  • Please note that a generic/club email will not be accepted.

How do I make a claim? 

During Office Hours

Contact: Laura Cleary, Arachas Insurance Brokers. Phone 01-2135000


Out of Office Hours

Chubb Assistance Telephone: +353 (1) 4401700




Am I covered when I am training?

Yes you are covered to and from training whether on your own or with a group.

Does the policy provide oversees coverage?

Yes, sanctioned events only, should have travel cover.

Is this coverage 24/7?

No, the policy is intended for sporting purposes and related activities. For example, you would not be covered going to the shop on your bike.

What costs does the Personal Accident policy cover?

There is a €75 excess and the maximum amount payable is €3,000 for Medical expenses. A cap of €250.00 is included for Physio treatment following an injury.

NB - All injuries to be diagnosed by a GP and certified.

Does the policy provide oversees coverage?



A claim form will be issued for completion. The broker contacts Basketball Ireland to get confirmation that injured party is a registered member.

Should you wish to purchase higher limits for your teams this can be arranged for you.

A scheme is in place for Public Liability for clubs this year which will reduce costs significantly for clubs.

Any further queries you may have on this product please contact Anthony Murphy on 01-2135000.

All insurance queries to be directed to us we are here to assist.