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Give Your Staff a Pizza Day

The second 'Give your Staff a Pizza Day' has been a real success with grooms and their employers enjoying a well earned pizza for lunch or supper! 

The idea of the initative from the Equestrian Employers Association is to celebrate the hard work of the equestrian workforce, and to inspire a simple team building treat! 

All types of yards have got involved, from livery yards to riding schools, studs and three of our top Olympians - Piggy French, Nick Skelton, Carl Hester and Charlotte Dujardin. 

Everyone loves a pizza! 

A small thank you goes a long way and we are delighted once again to be supporting 'Give Your Staff a Pizza Day'. My team play a very important part in everything we achieve and they deserved to be recognised for all of the effort that they put in.

Enjoying a pizza together also gives time away from the yard to sit down and be social, which is more important than ever at the moment. I hope employers and their teams enjoyed a pizza together.
Nick Skelton 


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What the personal accident policy covers you for:

  • Whilst at work
  • All stable duties – mucking out, grooming, washing off, turning out
  • Clipping
  • Riding – including hacking and jumping
  • Hunting
  • Lunging
  • Breaking in
  • Holding horse for a vet and other procedures
  • Travelling horses both in the UK and abroad
  • Competing in line with your job including: jumping, dressage, eventing
  • Injuries that may happen to you whilst you are teaching - but you must also be grooming as part of your duties and not be a sole instructor

What the personal accident policy doesn’t cover you for:

  • Riding in a race, point to point or team chase
  • Stunt Riding
  • Accidents occurring whilst travelling to and from work
  • Riding and competing your own horse (but you can upgrade when applying for membership to include this)
  • Public Liability – this is a separate insurance policy - the Freelance Groom Liability Insurance
  • Care Custody and Control – this is a separate policy - the Freelance Groom Liability Insurance

If you require additional cover then please contact KBIS directly.

   GROOM  RIDER  EMPLOYER

When you are working for other people you do most of the following; muck out, turn out/catch in, tack up, groom horses, exercise Horses (including hacking, jumping and schooling), in the care of your employer/client.

 
YES

 
NO

 
NO

Predominantly ride horses for other people including schooling, exercising and competing.   
NO
 
YES

YES
 Provide grooming services for someone else either full time or on a freelance basis i.e. an employer or a client.   
YES

NO

NO
Employ staff – have an employers liability policy in your name NO NO YES
Buy and sell horses NO YES YES
 
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