The National Education Association Educators Employment Liability Program is a professional program that is provided by the NEA as a benefit of membership and is underwritten and administered by Nautilus Insurance Company.
It provides payment of legal costs of defending civil proceedings (other than proceedings concerning civil rights) brought against members in the course of their work as educators, and up to $1 million (national limit) in damages assessed against you as a result of such proceedings. The policy provides up to $300,000 (national limit) worth of defense, settlements or judgments and other supplementary proceedings concerning civil rights. Coverage is is subject to a $3 million per occurrence limit regardless of the number of members involved.
For more information, contact the WEAC Legal Department at (608) 276-7711 or (800) 362-8034, extension 248.