The following exclusions and gaps in coverage may relate to student activities. For a full list of exclusions, please click here: Full Exclusions. Exclusions are found in the VCSSFA Liability Coverage Memorandum, Section V: Exclusions and Gaps in Coverage. The full Liability Coverage Memorandum is found at:
Note: all claims costs in this category, including indemnity and defense, are paid from the district general fund.
“In flight” operations of aircraft, including but not limited to:
- Aircraft demonstrations
- Helicopter rides, flights, and helicopters moving while landing on school sites
- Hot air balloons/balloon rides
Nuclear facilities and materials
Activities Limited by Gaps in Coverage
Note: claims costs in this category, including indemnity and defense, up to $250,000 are paid from the district general fund. Claims costs exceeding $250,000 may be paid by VCSSFA's reinsurance companies.
“Automobile” and/or Motorcycle/motor bike racing
Bungee jumping and bungee runs, and other activities involving bungee cords including, but not limited to activities that combine bungee cords with automobiles, trampolines, or rebounding devices.
Activities with catapult-like motion
exception: pole vaulting in official track and field events
Parachuting or skydiving
Trampolines and mini-trampolines (exception for special education)
(see requirements listed in the Liability Coverage Memorandum)
Underwater activities, including but not limited to:
- Scuba diving
- Deep sea diving
- Underwater construction, demolition, and/or welding