Guidelines for dealing with an incident / accident 


  •  Stay calm but act swiftly and observe the situation. Is there danger of further injuries?
  •  Listen to what the injured person is saying. 
  •  Alert the first-aider who should take appropriate action for minor injuries.
  •  In the event of an injury requiring specialist treatment, call the emergency services. 
  •  Deal with the rest of the group and ensure that they are adequately supervised.
  •  Do not move someone with major injuries. Wait for the emergency medics.
  •  Contact the injured person's parent/carer.
  •  Complete an incident/accident report form. 
  •   Complete any hire facility Accident Report books if necessary.  

 Reviewed/amended guidelines adopted in Committee Meeting

Signed  -  Dennis Gibbs  (Chairman)   20th Jan 2019 

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