While release forms cannot avoid liability for injuries to minors, there are other forms that
Without careful legal review, these forms are useless to churches.
Consider these key points in evaluating the validity of a release or assumption of risk form.
STUDENT’S NAME ______________________________ BIRTHDATE ___________ AGE _____ ADDRESS ________________________________ CITY _________________ ZIP _________ EMAIL ____________________________________
How important is it to obtain medical and liability release forms before sponsoring mission trips?
There are precautions and guidelines that can reduce legal action against the church.
It is a good idea to check with a few local youth organizations and public schools to what method they use to authenticate signatures.