Club Safety Policies & Procedures

CLUB SAFETY POLICIES & PROCEDURES

Below are some links to our safety & Navigation references. All members are required to use these resources and familiarise yourself with the content of these documents.

Operating Policy for attending TKSS outings at ULBH during 'Phase C' of Covid-19 lockdown

Activity is currently restricted to small coached groups accompanied by a coaching Launch or a coach from a scull. This document can be viewed by clicking on the icon.

Wiei's Disease & how to Spot It

Although the risk of contracting such Bacterial infections is extremely rare it is always best to remain informed and know what to look out for.
Please click on the image for further information regarding this potential Bacterial risk​

Blue, Green Algae Blooms

Again the risk of such infections ins extremely rare & this Bacteria is usually only apparent during the Summer and is visibly apparent if present.
Please click on the image for further information regarding this potential Bacterial risk

Policy for child arrival and departure from the Boat House

Here at Team Keane we take child safety very seriously. Please can all parents make sure they read and follow the policy on this link by clicking on the icon.
If there are any concerns regarding child safety whilst at the club please make sure you contact welfare@teamkeane.com immediately.

Club Safety & Emergency Plan

Please can all members, adult & Junior ensure they have read through and are familiar with the club safety & Emergency Plan. This document can be viewed by clicking on the icon.

Club General Risk Assesment

All Paddle sports are a strenuous activity using heavy & cumbersome equipment and as such comes with a number of risks to participants & others. We are continuously assessing the risks associated with our activities, both general & specific. Here is the link to our risk assessment listing these associated risks and the action we have taken to mitigate these. Please can all members and those attending the boat house ready through these and familiarise yourself with them to help support our coaching staff to keep you safe. This document can be viewed by clicking on the icon.

general guide to carrying & launching boats

Carrying & handling equipment bears most of the risks associated with paddle sports and if due care is not taken, can result in physical injury or unnecessary damage to expensive equipment. Please can all members read through the document linked to ensure they are following the proper technique and procedure with using Team Keane equipment. This document can be viewed by clicking on the icon.

Codes of Conduct

At Team Keane we follow the guidance provided by British Rowing & British Canoeing with regard to codes of conduct. All members, coaches & legal guardians are required to conduct themselves at the club in line with these codes. This document can be viewed by clicking on the icon.

Safeguarding and Protecting Children Policy

The welfare of children is paramount both at Team Keane Watersports School and also within our wider community.
As such we follow guidance as set out by British Rowing & British Canoeing. We require all members, coaches & legal guardians to conduct themselves in line with these codes. This document can be viewed by clicking on the icon below.

Protecting Children Policy

British Canoeing Protecting Children Policy

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Safeguarding & Protecting Children Policy

British Rowing Safeguarding & Protecting Children Policy

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