What is volunteer work?
Volunteer work is a form of unpaid non-obligatory community service and
- serves the general good of a particular social interest
- is not profit orientated.
- doesn't influence the job market, nor does it replace existing paid employment.
As a volunteer in Eindhoven you are automatically insured for the duration of your volunteer work, via a collective 'vrijwilligersverzekering' or volunteers' insurance purchased by the municipality of Eindhoven.
Volunteers are insured for:
- Private liability
- Accidents and personal property
- Legal aid
- Traffic liability