Liability and Permission Slips

Liability and Permission Slips

At a Glance

Protecting schools, school staff, and volunteers from liability is an important consideration as one develops their Safe Routes to School Program. Below are resources to help you mitigate liability and promote student safety.

Permission Slips and Volunteer Applications

Permission Slips and Volunteer Applications are a great tool for limiting a school’s exposure to liability. These tools outline expectations for participants and providers so there are no surprises. Below are a variety of forms that can assist with limiting exposure to liability as well as some additional information on limiting exposure to liability.

Forms

Biking and Walking

Walking School Bus Permission Slip in English and Tagalog

Bike Train Permission Slip in English and Tagalog

Bike Rodeo Permission Slip in English 

Carpooling

Registration and Permission Slip Form in English and Tagalog

Volunteer Registration in English and Tagalog

Kiddie Valet/Traffic Controller

Student Job Application in English and Spanish

Permission Slip in English and Spanish

Photos and Videos

Photo Release Form in English and Spanish

Video Release Form

Liability

Liability Tip Sheet

Volunteers and Liability

PowerPoint Presentation on Liability