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Accident insurance for children on school buses. This is interesting but too much detail for this short analysis also the issue is liability not insurance coverage The various school boards of the counties, cities, and independent school systems employing school buses are authorized and required to cause policies of insurance to be issued insuring the school children riding therein to and from school against bodily injury or death at any time resulting from an accident or collision in which such buses are involved. The amount of such insurance shall be within the discretion of the respective boards. 20-2-1091. Payment of insurance premiums by school board or other bus owner. Where a bus is owned by the school board , the board shall pay the premium for insurance issued under Code Section 20-2-1090. Where the bus is not owned by the board, the premium shall be paid by the owner. 20-2-1092. Insurance coverage for general public; waver of school board’s immunity. The various school boards are authorized to cause a provision to be inserted in policies issued under Code Section 20-2-1090 insuring the members of the general public against personal injury or death or damage to property resulting from the negligent
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HILARY DAVIS CASE 10 operation of the school buses. Nothing, however, in this part shall be construed as imposing legal liability upon such boards on account of such accidents. Wherever an insurance company issues a policy containing such a provision, the company shall be estopped to deny its liability thereunder on account of the no liability of the school board. Lower Council School District is the last defendant of this case , which also committed the tort- negligence, due to premise liability. They are also responsible, because the bus in considered school grounds. The school bus is an extension of the classroom. What is expected of the student inside the school building is also expected on the school bus. All students are expected to follow bus safety rules so that everyone will have a safe ride. The school also breached (violated) its duty of care (obligation) by failing to supervise the aggressive student properly. It states in the memorandum from the Nurse Danila that Bobby Jones stated: Davis had been throwing him “bad looks” for weeks now. This had to be foreseeable and someone had to have heard rumors about the enmity between the two. Good points 20-2-751.5. Student codes of conduct; safety rules on school buses; distribution. (A) Students shall be prohibited from acts of physical violence as defined by Code Section 20-3- 751.6, bullying as defined by subsection (a) of Code Section 20-3-751.4, physical assault or battery of other persons on the school bus, verbal assault of other persons on the school bus, disrespectful conduct toward the school bus driver or other persons on the school bus, and other unruly behavior. (GADOE) this previous analysis is very extensive, and could certainly have been shortened – although it does show a lot of work. The important issue is to make sure to answer the question – what is the likelihood of success. You make a great case for the plaintiff but don ’t answer this question. You leave it to the reader to assume that the

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