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NCJ Number: 39950 Find in a Library
Title: INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR VOLUNTEERS IN PUBLIC ENTITIES
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: California Dept of the Youth Authority
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 10
Sponsoring Agency: California Dept of the Youth Authority
Sacramento, CA 95823
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Publication Number: INFORMATIONAL SERIES NO 3
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS PUBLICATION PROVIDES GENERAL GUIDANCE ON MATTERS OF INSURANCE AND LIABILITY FOR ACCIDENTS, THEFTS, INJURIES, AND LEGAL SUITS INVOLVING VOLUNTEERS WORKING FOR PUBLIC ENTITIES.
Abstract: THE SPECIFIC AREAS COVERED LIABILITY FOR INJURY TO THIRD PARTIES WHERE USE OF AUTOMOBILE IS NOT INVOLVED, LIABILITY FOR AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENTS, SPECIAL PROBLEMS ENGENDERED BY THE GOVERNMENT CODE, INJURIES TO VOLUNTEERS, AND THEFT BY VOLUNTEERS. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT PUBLIC ENTITIES INCLUDE VOLUNTEERS ON THEIR COMPREHENSIVE PUBLIC LIABILITY AND AUTOMOBILE LIABILITY POLICIES, THAT VOLUNTEERS BE INCLUDED ON WORKMEN'S COMPENSATION LAWS, AND THAT VOLUNTEERS BE INCLUDED IN THE ENTITY'S EMPLOYEE DISHONESTY BOND....DMC
Index Term(s): Civil liability; Crime insurance; Criminal responsibility; Injured on duty; Volunteer programs; Volunteers
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