Accidents and Incidents

Accidents and Injuries

All injuries & incidents occurring as a result of volunteering will be recorded using the Accident & Incident Report Form available from Appointed H&S Person.

If your group does not already have accident record forms, a free version is available here:

http://firstrescuetraining.co.uk/files/docs/accident-form.pdf

The details contained within the accident report are Confidential and will be held securely by Torbay Council and by the Secretary or Chairman of the Friends Group.

The accident reporting process should follow the Accident & Incident Flow Chart.

The accident incident must be reported to Torbay Council’s Natural Environment Services
on 01803 207797

Torbay Council will review each accident or incident as soon as practicable after they are reported and recommend action where applicable. The results and any recommendations arising from the investigation will be communicated to the Friends Group.