Do you have an emergency action plan for dance injuries?
Fortunately, catastrophic injuries are an infrequent occurrence in a dance program. But unfortunately, they do occur; and often an effective response strategy is not in place. By establishing and practicing an Emergency Action Plan (EAP), you and your staff can be prepared to manage a severe injury until additional help arrives.Your EAP for dance injuries
How you develop an EAP depends on your dance program's activities. Like a dancer, your plan should be limber. The following guidelines can help to structure your plan:
Identify who will make phone calls and in what order. Post emergency numbers and dialing instructions, if the caller needs to press a phone line number or other number prior to dialing "911."
The information provided in this article is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as all encompassing, or suitable for all situations, conditions, and environments. Please contact us or your attorney if you have any questions.