Socan Members have access to an Instrument insurance program as a member benefit.
The program offers very low rates and broad coverage.
The cost ranges between $75 CAD for $5,000 worth of instruments up to $2,025 CAD for $200,000 of gear. (cost subject to change)
The insurance policy will cover all of your instruments and gear for a year.
The insurance program will give you a cheque so that you can replace your instruments and gear if they are:
- Knocked over
- Burned up in a fire
Your instruments will be covered anywhere in the world. You will be covered if your gear is lost or stolen while travelling.
Obtaining a quote takes 30 seconds by visiting the below link and typing in the value of your gear.
Getting a policy takes a total of five minutes. The whole process can be done online, anytime of the day or night any day of the week.
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