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Insurance Coverage for OE Members

Automatic Insurance Coverage for OE Members

$5,000,000 Personal Liability Insurance ($1,000 Property Damage Deductible)

Protects you, the member, if you are sued by a third party because a horse that you own or lease, ride or handle non-commercially, causes property damage or bodily injury to a third party.

*Liability coverage is for non-commercial equine-related activities. Some limitations and exclusions apply. Coverage is in force 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and covers the member (Canadian resident) anywhere in the world. (Exclusions apply for members who are non-Canadian residents).

$40,000 Accidental Death & Dismemberment Coverage

Covering you, the member, should you suffer a catastrophic injury, dismemberment, or death arising from equine-related activities. (Under the age of 90 and only available to Canadian Residents)

Learn more about your Automatic Insurance Coverage:

2024 Optional Insurance Coverages for Members

*All memberships and insurance optional policies are non-refundable. Insurance premiums paid are considered fully earned on the date of purchase and are non-refundable if cancelled at a later date*

$75,000 Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) – $50.00

INCLUDES Fracture and Dental Benefits

$75,000 – Enhanced* Accident, Death and Dismemberment for injuries sustained by you, the member related to horses, including coverage when you are en route to and from an equine activity in a vehicle. This policy will pay regardless of any other insurance that may be in force at the time of the incident. *Enhanced AD&D is restricted to members who have not reached the age of 75 years.

Members Named Perils Horse Mortality – $31.00

$10,000 – Horse Mortality (Named Perils). Horse(s) you own are covered for death arising from Fire, lightning, transportation, earthquake or flood, attack by dogs or wild animals. Limit of $10,000 for any one loss and any one term. New for 2018: Includes compensation for government-ordered destruction of the horse.  This policy must be purchased by the owner of the horse(s).

$2,500 Emergency Life-Saving Surgery – $250 Deductible – $56.00

Emergency Life-Saving Surgery – This policy covers Emergency Life Saving Surgery necessitated by accident or sickness, including colic surgery and fracture surgery, to a maximum limit of $2,500.00 for expenses incurred ($250 deductible).

PLEASE NOTE: This is NOT a life insurance policy; NO DEATH BENEFIT is payable under this policy.  This policy is restricted to one claim per year and must be purchased by the member who is the owner of horse(s).  Members must have purchased Members Named Perils to be eligible to purchase the Emergency Life-Saving Surgery product.

$10,000 Tack & Horse Equipment – $65.00

Insures tack and equipment from loss or damage anywhere in Continental US/Canada. Tack and horse equipment you own, excluding rider clothing and protective equipment, is insured against loss or damage from “all risks”. The limit of coverage is $10,000 for any one loss, total limit per term. Losses subject to a deductible of $500.00

NCCP Certified Coaching Insurance

Certified coaches can take advantage of excellent commercial insurance coverage at discounts exclusive to NCCP professionals. If you are interested, please email Acera Insurance at:

Interested in other Insurance Options?

Discounts on your equine insurance needs, including:

  • Mortality and medical insurance for horses
  • Liability insurance for Equine Associations and Clubs
  • Farriers
  • Grooms
  • Veterinarians
  • Horse Shows
  • Coaching
  • Boarding and other Commercial Coverage

Please contact Acera Insurance for these options at 1-888-394-3330.


The Descriptions of coverage have been prepared for information purposes only. The insuring agreements, general terms, conditions, and exclusions of the actual policy will govern the specific application of the various coverages referred to herein. In all cases, the actual policy documents will supersede these descriptions.

The insurance coverage included and/or available as an option with your Ontario Equestrian (OE) Membership is provided to you by Acera Insurance. OE is not licensed to sell or provide counsel on insurance coverage. Please contact Acera Insurance directly for any questions regarding coverage, limitations, or exclusions at 1-888-394-3330 (Equine Department).