ERIC Number: EJ427306
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Dangers of Foreign Travel: Undetected Liability Issues for Colleges and Universities.
McMullan, Sandra H.
Business Officer, v24 n11 p38-40 May 1991
The physical dangers of college-sponsored travel in foreign countries will continue to be affected by world political conditions. Colleges and universities should reexamine their policies on insurance coverage; limitations on sponsored travel for faculty, students, and staff; and use of waivers or releases to reduce institutional liability in some circumstances. (MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, College Administration, College Faculty, College Students, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, International Educational Exchange, Legal Responsibility, Safety, School Responsibility, Study Abroad, Terrorism, Travel
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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