Winter Students will need hats sunscreen and enclosed shoes no sandalsthongs

Winter students will need hats sunscreen and enclosed

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Winter Students will need hats, sunscreen and enclosed shoes (no sandals/thongs), warm clothes. Medication Please bring medication for students with asthma, allergies, diabetes and other medical conditions. Behaviour Students in the field with poor behaviour are a danger to themselves and others (disobeying instructions, throwing rocks etc.). Please assess their suitability for participation. ***PLEASE NOTE REEC IS A SUNSMART SCHOOL. SUNSCREEN CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS – PLEASE NOTE ANY STUDENTS TO BE EXCLUDED FROM THIS OFFER***
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Study/site risk management form: Stage One Dinosaurs and more Note: risk management for the excursion is the responsibility of the school and teachers from the schools involved. This form is just for the activities and site. Description: Students stay at the REEC for the day. They are involved in ‘Getting To Know You’ activities; Students complete scientific experiments; Students m ay also use the obstacle course or go orienteering Risk Assessment Matrix How likely is it to be serious How serious could the injury be? Very likely Likely Unlikely Very unlikely Death or permanent disability 1 1 2 3 Long term illness or serious injury 1 2 3 4 Medical attention and several days off 2 3 4 5 First aid needed 3 4 5 6 Task/Activity Hazard Risk Assess. Elimination or Control Measure General General REEC staff have current First Aid qualifications and carry first aid kits with constrictive bandage, Ventolin asthma medication and mobile phone. Travel to REEC Car accident 1 This is the responsibility of the school. Please read the departmental policy. Science Experiments Skin contact 5 Benign substances used. Students wear lab coats and safety glasses. Students instructed on safe lab procedures. Surrounds Allergic reaction to plants or stings 1 Students asked on arrival if allergic to anything. Student welfare sheets from schools checked before commencement of study. Walking Separation from group; sprains, bites. 5 Teacher at front of group. Students wear enclosed footwear. Students warned of possible snake and insect presence. Environment Possible cold weather Sun 5 3 Students must take warm clothing. If weather judged too severe an alternate activity will be done. Students wear hat, apply sun screen and carry water People Allergic reactions, asthma, diabetes 1 Schools give prior advice to REEC staff of student medical conditions. Students carry personal medication. Students with anaphylactic reactions to bring EpiPen.
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  • Fall '16
  • Jeff Miller

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