ERIC Number: ED148051
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Liability Insurance Questions and Answers for Physical Education and Recreation Personnel. Topical Information Sheet No. 3.
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.
Provided are guidelines for physical education and recreation personnel regarding liability insurance. It is noted that recent trends toward including handicapped persons in community recreation, sports, and regular physical education programs have raised concerns among involved personnel. Brief sections cover the following topics: definition of liability insurance and an explanation of what it does, practicalities of program coverage, choosing an insurance company, review of risks for which the company may look (with a listing of companies known to insure programs involving handicapped participants), a description of group insurance plans, and insurance for volunteers. (IM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.