3. Safety and Risk Management: League has written policies and plans for safety and risk management that are publicly available and regularly communicated to program coaches, administrators, and parents. Unless specifically noted, all policies are followed during all practices and games.
♦ Codes of conduct: Additional conduct contract to be annually signed by all players, coaches and parents
♦ Alcohol/Drug/PED policies for players, coaches and parents/spectators
♦ HRLax Emergency Plan Template for Teams
HRLax Emergency Plan Template - (MS Word)
♦ Coach on-field checklist: items coaches should have at all times such as emergency contact list, first aid kit, etc.
♦ Sudden cardiac arrest and commotio cordis protocol; More Information on Commotio Cordis
♦ CPR/AED: Awareness and educational resources, training for all head coaches is available at pre-season coach meeeting
♦ AED: At least one unit is available at all game sites.
♦ First aid plan, including how to handle blood
♦ Heat and dehydration policy
♦ Return to Play policy for suspected head injury:
♦ Safe Sport Environment Policies, includes: – (define)
♦ Extreme weather policies: Lightning, Tornado/Severe weather
♦ Playing time statement/policy
♦ Field inspection checklist
♦ Practice duration and frequency policy; U-9 and U-11 Policy; U-13 and U-15 Policy
♦ Game day policy (includes post-game procedures such as hand-shake and pre-game procedures as per officials)