The District, as a Missouri public entity, is covered under the Sovereign Immunity State Statues. Commercial insurance is purchased annually. Coverage’s include: Workers’ Compensation, Property, Auto and Liability insurance. Insurance brokerage services are provided by AON Risk Services of Kansas City. This firm was selected by an intra-district team in 2002 to represent the District in the insurance market place. AON provides this service on a fee basis net of commissions.
Safety/Environmental Services department work with insurance companies to create techniques and strategies to minimize the district’s risk.
Certificate of Insurance
When it is necessary for an outside vendor to provide services on district property, a Certificate of Insurance (COI) must be provided in advance. A COI is a statement of liability coverage if an injury, illness, or damage to property occurs in connection with the vendor or their services. Please see below the minimum requirements to be met if a COI is requested from a vendor. You may find a complete list of the COIs already on file with the district by following the link posted below. The link includes name, insurance agent, or agency, policy dates, where the hard copy is located, and any additional information that is relevant to the vendor. Please contact Safety & Environmental Services with any questions or for additional information concerning COIs.
Minimum requirements for a COI:
-At least $1,000,000 per occurrence; $2,000,000 total aggregate limit for general liability.
-At least $1,000,000 limit for automobile when applicable.
-Worker’s Compensation should be statutory and employer liability should be $500,000.
-The General Liability policy must name Lee’s Summit R-7 School District as an additional insured.
-The “Certificate Holder” field must read:
Lee’s Summit R-7 School District
301 NE Tudor Rd
Lee’s Summit, MO 64086