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Incident/Accident Procedure



In the event of an incident or accident please follow these guidelines:

  • Alert the qualified First Aider who should take appropriate action for minor injuries – First Aid bag situated in Home changing rooms                            
  • In the event of an injury requiring specialist treatment, call the emergency services – 999
  • The telephone number for NHS Direct is: 0845 46 47  or see www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
  • Deal with the rest of the group and ensure that they are adequately supervised and safe
  • Do not move someone with major injuries, wait for the emergency medics
  • Contact the injured person’s parent / carer / guardian
  • Complete an Incident/Accident Report Form


Useful contact numbers:

  • Leadgate Surgery 01207 583555 (Watling Street, Leadgate, DH8 6DP)
  • Shotley Bridge Hospital A/E     01207 594472


Directions to Shotley Bridge Hospital A/E

From Club Turn Right onto Front Street, Bear Right onto Leadgate Road, at Villa Real Roundabout Take 3rd exit onto A691, at Roundabout take 1st exit onto A691,

at Roundabout take 2nd exit onto A691, Turn right onto Queens Road, Follow Road until see Hospital on the right


  • t the qualified First Aider who should take appropriate action for minor injuries.  First Aid bag situated in Home changing rooms                            
  • In the event of an injury requiring specialist treatment, call the emergency services – 999.
  • The telephone number for NHS Direct is: 0845 46 47  or see www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
  • Deal with the rest of the group and ensure that they are adequately supervised and safe.
  • Do not move someone with major injuries.  Wait for the emergency medics.
  • Contact the injured person’s parent / carer / guardian.
Complete an Incident / Accident Report Form.
  • Alert the qualified First Aider who should take appropriate action for minor injuries.  First Aid bag situated in Home changing rooms                            
  • In the event of an injury requiring specialist treatment, call the emergency services – 999.
  • The telephone number for NHS Direct is: 0845 46 47  or see www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
  • Deal with the rest of the group and ensure that they are adequately supervised and safe.
  • Do not move someone with major injuries.  Wait for the emergency medics.
  • Contact the injured person’s parent / carer / guardian.
Complete an Incident / Accident Report Form.
  • Alert the qualified First Aider who should take appropriate action for minor injuries.  First Aid bag situated in Home changing rooms                            
  • In the event of an injury requiring specialist treatment, call the emergency services – 999.
  • The telephone number for NHS Direct is: 0845 46 47  or see www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
  • Deal with the rest of the group and ensure that they are adequately supervised and safe.
  • Do not move someone with major injuries.  Wait for the emergency medics.
  • Contact the injured person’s parent / carer / guardian.
Complete an Incident / Accident Report Form.
  • Alert the qualified First Aider who should take appropriate action for minor injuries.  First Aid bag situated in Home changing rooms                            
  • In the event of an injury requiring specialist treatment, call the emergency services – 999.
  • The telephone number for NHS Direct is: 0845 46 47  or see www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk
  • Deal with the rest of the group and ensure that they are adequately supervised and safe.
  • Do not move someone with major injuries.  Wait for the emergency medics.
  • Contact the injured person’s parent / carer / guardian.
Complete an Incident / Accident Report Form.