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In the event of an injury which requires professional medical care but is not a serious/life-threatening incident, contact your staff support person at the council office the next working day. Steps to follow by person in charge at the scene of a SERIOUS accident, emergency or fatality.

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In the event of an injury which requires professional

In the event of an injury which requires professional

medical care but is not a serious/life-threatening

incident, contact your staff support person at the

council office the next working day.

Steps to follow by person in charge at the scene of a SERIOUS

accident, emergency or fatality.

A. Give priority attention to providing all possible care for the

injured. Do not transport victim(s).

B. Secure 911 assistance, ambulance, police, doctor and

clergy as needed. Keep original copies of health forms.

C. Exercise care that no statements are made verbally or in

writing which could be interpreted either as an assumption

or rejection of responsibility for the accident/injury.

D. In the event of a fatality, always notify police. See that no

disturbance of victim or surroundings is permitted until the

police have assumed authority.

E. Retain a responsible adult at the scene.

F. Call the Council Office

Phone Numbers: (757) 549-0836

or 1-800-77SCOUT, Ext. 1258

In the event the office is closed, call

(757) 560-4110; leave a number

where you can be reached.

G. Follow instructions given by person you reach.

H. Refer all media inquiries (press, radio, TV) to council office.

Follow-up for a serious accident, emergency or fatality:

A. Prepare a written, chronological report, including the following:

1. description and exact time of each occurrence

2. each step taken and by whom

3. exact statement(s) made, to whom and by whom

4. a sketch of the scene, including main physical features of

area and placement of people involved

5. names, addresses, and phone numbers of all involved,

including witnesses

B. Attach this report to all consent forms, medical report and

other pertinent data. Clear any questions about these with council

communications director or person to whom you reported the

emergency. Send completed report to:

Girl Scout Council of Colonial Coast,

912 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322,

Attention: Finance Director


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