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District Board of Trustees Policies

Policy: 4.01

Title: College Insurance

Legal Authority: Florida Statutes: 112.08, 1001.64, 1001.65

Office of Primary Responsibility: Vice President for Administrative Services


The District Board will establish and maintain insurance programs required by law, and good business practice to protect college property against major perils such as fire and windstorm as well as insurance for general operations like general liability, automobile liability, worker’s compensation, and others.

Insurance coverage may be established and maintained, if deemed appropriate and desirable for the benefit and protection of students, faculty, or staff, or where it is considered prudent to protect property against losses.

Individual(s) using personal automobile(s) for official trips shall meet the requirements established by the law for financial responsibility to protect the owner and all passengers.  The allowed mileage rate includes the cost of such insurance.

History: Last Reviewed 6/27/12

Issued by District Board of Trustees: 8/10/1984

Reviewed: 7/1/04, 7/1/07, 7/22/09, 6/27/12

Revised: 9/26/01