The impact that a lawsuit can have on any business can be devastating. Camps are no exception. In addition to the potential financial cost of a lawsuit, the situation can also involve lost opportunity cost and possible damage to a camp's reputation. A Camp Counselor's Guide on Liability Exposures at Camp and Steps You Can Take to Reduce Them provides a review of the most common incidents that can generate a lawsuit against a camp. In that regard, the DVD also outlines actions that camp directors and counselors can undertake to better protect their organization.
Among the topics covered:
• Top camp general liability losses based on frequency
• Avoiding physical/sexual abuse
• Failure to identify camp safety hazards
• Failure to plan for emergencies