EAP – Wrestling

EMERGENCY ACTION PLAN

 

Homewood High School-

Wrestling/Cheer

1901 South Lakeshore Drive

Homewood, Al 35209

 

 

From Lakeshore Drive, Old Montgomery Hwy, Right onto South Lakeshore Drive, Double Doors at first parking lot

EMS PROTOCOL

Provide Name and Current

Address Telephone Number Injuries, Treatment, Directions

Do Not Hang up until EMS

Hangs up first

CONTACT

Greg Pendley     914-9685

Ed Harris                531-7892

EMS                         911

Police                    879-4701

Fire                         332-6202

INJURY PROTOCOL
Chain of Command

➢   Physician will always take charge when on site

➢   ATC will always be with athlete and take charge in absence of physician

➢   Head Coach will be with athlete and take charge in absence of physician and ATC

➢   Assistant Coach will make sure EMS (911) is activated, that access to facility is open, and that someone is there to direct emergency personnel.

A.   Serious Injury

Cessation of Breathing Cessation of Circulation Severe Bleeding

Severe Fracture

Possible Severe Head Injury

Possible Serious back or neck injury

➢   Heat Exhaustion/Heat Stroke

Procedures

1.   Activate EMS (911)

2.   Perform emergency CPR or First Aid

3.   Facility Accessible and Someone to meet EMS

4.   Have someone contact family

5.   Make contact with ATC if not on site

➢   Cool Immediately, Ice Bath, Ice Towels, shower, etc.

B.   Moderate Injury

Lacerations that require suturing

Possible fractures

Sickness

Orthopedic Injuries

Procedures

1.   Perform First Aid

2.   Make contact with ATC if not on site

3.   Make sure athlete sees training staff

4.   Make sure communication is made with parent

C.   Questionable Injury Procedures

1.   When in doubt. ICE it (20 min)

2.   Make contact with ATC if not on site

3.   Make sure athlete sees training staff next day

4.   Make sure communication is made with parent

LOCATION OF AED

Main Concourse Wall – on ramp to main school