Standard Incident Procedure 

Step 1: Assess the environment for hazards. 

Step 2: Provide first aid, ABC. 

Step 3: Contact emergency services if required. 

Step 4: Treat for shock. 

Step 5: Locate nearest defibrillator if required.  

Step 6: Nominate staff to stay with patient until stable or hand over to family member or emergency services (this person to stay with patient to hospital until discharged or handed on to family). 

Step 7: Contact patient family member or support person. Exchange phone details. 

Step 8: Contact CRNZ by phone, consult with CEO prior to informing external media and using social media channels. 

Step 9: Keep family and CRNZ updated. 

Step 10: Fill in incident report form ASAP (see below)



 
 

Latest News & Features

Chasing the crown for the 8th time

Chasing the crown for the 8th time

The winner of the past seven editions of a race regarded as New Zealand’s premier surfski event, ...

Introducing - Craig Mustard

Introducing - Craig Mustard

Craig has recently taken up the newly-established position of the Canoe Racing NZ Development Coach ...

Mowlem guns for third title

Mowlem guns for third title

It’s going to be a busy November for reigning King of the Harbour Andrew Mowlem, who will be back ...

 
 
© Copyright 2019 Canoe Racing New Zealand