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Chamber Legal

What is Chamber Legal?

Members now have unlimited access to FOUR essential business services that are designed to support and protect your business. That’s the good news… the even better news is that they are FREE to Silver, Gold and Premier Members!

Chamber Legal offers members access to advice on any legal matter affecting your business including contract disputes, license prtection and more. The service is a national scheme and only available to accredited chamber members and delivered by Qdos Consulting.

As a Sussex Chamber member you have access to Chamber Legal cover for your business and employees.

What's Included?

Chamber Legal

  • Advice line Unlimited access to experienced Legal advisors – call as often as you need to
    Available 24/7, 365 days a year
     – 01455 852037

  • Website access  with 150 free downloadable legal documents for a business –

  • Insurance – A comprehensive legal expenses insurance policy with a total of £1,000,000 of cover, £100,000 per claim – No excess

Areas of cover:

Employment Disputes – Representation costs and awards of compensation incurred in defence of a dispute
with an employee.
Health & Safety Prosecutions – Costs in defending a health and safety criminal prosecution.
Tax Protection – To deal with a HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) full enquiry.
Criminal Prosecution Defence – To defend legal proceedings in a Court of criminal jurisdiction.
Statutory Licence Protection – For an appeal or representation to the relevant authority.
Jury Service Allowance – The cost of the insured’s salary or an employee’s salary for any period for which the
insured or their employees are obliged to attend court for jury service.
Property Disputes – Any dispute or legal proceedings, including those relating to the physical possession of
the property.
Data Protection – To defend civil proceedings for compensation under Section 13 of the Data Protection
Act 1998
Personal Injury – Legal proceedings to recover damages for the death of or bodily injury sustained by a
director or employee.
Motor Disputes – The pursuit or defence of legal proceedings between an insured and a customer/ supplier relating to the hire, purchase, lease, service, repair or test of a motor vehicle; or to recover damages for personal injury sustained by a director or employee in a road traffic accident.
Wrongful Arrest Defence – To defend civil proceedings against the insured in relation to allegations of wrongful arrest or malicious prosecution.

Level of cover:

In the event of a claim, your case will be handled by Qdos Broker & Underwriting Services Ltd with the legal advice and representation being provided, in house, by Qdos Legal Services Ltd. You will be covered up to £100,000 (for any one claim) and £1,000,000 aggregate limit (all claims notified in any one period of insurance). Jury Service is subject to a maximum limit of £100 per day, £1,000 per claim.

There is Nil excess applicable to the policy.

Additional terms and conditions apply. A copy of the full policy wording and key facts document are available from the Chamber

For further information call 01455 852028 or email