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Swim Utah

SAFETY ACTION PLAN

FACILITY EMERGENCY:

  • Life Guards will notify Coaches of Emergency
  • All members will evacuate with their respective Coach
  • Coaches will remain with the members until they are retrieved by their designated guardian
  • In the event the members must vacate the premises: Coaches will notify Board who will begin a calling tree to notify all members guardians of their location and the reason for the evacuation to the best of their ability.

WEATHER EMERGENCY

  • Life Guards of the facility have the responsibility to close the outdoor pool in the event of lightening.  
  • Coaches will also cancel practice if lightening is present while practicing in the outdoor pool.  
  • Coaches will reconvene practice inside for the remainder of practice.

FIRE and/or CHEMICAL EMERGENCY

  • Alarm will sound and Lifeguard will direct all members to evacuate
  • Follow FACILITY EMERGENCY above

EMERGENCY INCIDENT

  • If a swimmer is injured during the course of practice or meet, the facility Life Guards will be notified.
  • First aid will be administered if required or 911 will be called if necessary.
  • Coach will immediate notify the swimmers guardian of situation
  • Appropriate facility first aid and incident reports shall be completed and submitted.