Player Injury and Insurance Claim Process
The club subscribes to the HV Insurance Policy for Players (arranged through Hockey Australia and underwritten by JLT).
Registered member of Hockey Australia who have suffered an injury whilst participating in an official hockey activity (including training, games or other sanctioned activities) should follow these simple steps to lodge a Personal Injury Claim.
The Australian Sports Commission has developed a website and series of supporting resources in relation to Concussion in Sport.
The website seeks to provide rapid access to information for understanding of sport-related concussion and to assist in the delivery of best practice medical care.
The website contains information specific to athletes, parents, coaches as well as medical practitioners. The website is. https://concussioninsport.gov.au/
For a short Guide on Concussion Recognition access the ‘Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool’
Any athlete with a suspected concussion should be IMMEDIATELY REMOVED FROM PLAY, and should not be returned to activity until they are assessed medically.
Athletes with a suspected concussion should not be left alone and should not drive a motor vehicle.