PADI® and Vicencia & Buckley are working together to ease the financial burden of liability insurance during these challenging times. PADI Dive Centers, Resorts and Professional Members who are insured through Vicencia & Buckley have access to exclusive incentives and payment options for PADI-endorsed liability insurance. PADI and Vicencia & Buckley actively negotiated with the insurance carriers to reduce initial out-of-pocket costs, not just extend a lump sum payment deadline, to help PADI Members remain covered and continue teaching.
Individual PADI Professionals insured through Vicencia & Buckley will have the option to pay their professional liability premium over four quarterly installments with 0% financing. This means dive professionals can renew their policy for less than $200 US* and get back to work knowing they are protected.
As an added bonus, PADI Members currently carrying the 2019-2020 PADI-endorsed policy through Vicencia & Buckley who were insured prior to 15 March 2020 will receive a 25 percent refund on that policy’s premium associated with a 75-day period (15 March through 29 May 2020)**.
PADI Retail and Resort Members insured through Vicencia & Buckley will have the option to pay for their 2020-2021 Dive Center and Resort Insurance over nine months instead of the usual six with just 25 percent down.
PADI-endorsed insurance through Vicencia & Buckley is the dive industry’s most stable, longest-running insurance program and has been here to support PADI Members for over 36 years. Stay protected. Visit www.diveinsurance.com to learn more.
* Quarterly installment plan requires a valid credit card and will get automatically billed when coverage is purchased, on 15 September 2020, 15 December 2020 and 15 March 2021.
** Refund distribution to begin in August 2020 and will be dispersed directly in the form of a check, credit card return payment, or insureds will have the option to apply the refund to renewal installment premium. Not applicable in Canada. The partial premium refund and installment plan applies to the General Liability, Group Professional Liability and Individual Professional Liability Insurance policy premium. Vicencia & Buckley is a division of HUB International Insurance Services, Inc.