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Risk Management & Emergency Plans

Sports Science and Safety

Having emergency plans in place and following basic risk management protocol provides a safe playing environment for players.

Emergency Action Plan

Having a pre-developed Emergency Action Plan (EAP) is extremely valuable to the management and outcome of many types of emergencies.

Lightning Policy

It is the recommendation of US Lacrosse that all organizations, facilities, administrators, athletic medicine staff and coaches follow an Emergency Action Plan (EAP) with specific guidelines for severe weather that may include lightning.

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