ERIC Number: EJ550712
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Tort Accident Cases Involving Colleges and Universities: A Review of the 1995 Judicial Decisions.
Bickel, Robert D.
Journal of College and University Law, v23 n3 p357-89 Win 1997
Examines court decisions in 1995 concerning college and university tort liability in accidents. Issues addressed include defects in premises, inadequate facility maintenance, school policy concerning safety, recreational activities on campuses, student field experience programs, campus activities involving children, operation of campus housing, student behavior, reputational interests and the public's right to know, and worker's compensation for injured school personnel. (MSE)
Descriptors: Accidents, Administrative Policy, Campus Planning, Children, College Housing, College Students, Court Litigation, Field Experience Programs, Higher Education, Injuries, Legal Responsibility, Reputation, School Accidents, School Maintenance, School Personnel, School Policy, School Responsibility, School Safety, Student Behavior, Workers Compensation
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A