Policy EEAEA: Bus Contractor Indemnification

  The Amherst, Pelham, and Amherst-Pelham Regional School Districtshereby agree to indemnify the bus contractor in those cases where aclaim, suit or complaint is filed against the bus contractor where a busdriver, employed by the bus contractor, has administered an EpiPen on astudent traveling on the bus to or from school or school-sponsoredfunctions. This indemnification will be limited to those cases wherethe bus driver has been trained by staff of the District to administerthe EpiPen, has administered the EpiPen in conformity with that trainingand in good faith, and has administered the EpiPen only in those caseswhere the student has been identified by the District as a student whomay require the administration of an EpiPen in order to prevent a severeallergic reaction.

Region Voted to Approve: 10/28/03
Amherst Voted to Approve: 10/21/03
Pelham Voted to Approve: 9/7/06
Effective Date:10/28/03