1. SIGNIFICANT INJURY
- Immediate treatment as an in-patient in a hospital
- Immediate treatment for:
In the case of a serious injury or illness, it does not matter whether a person actually received treatment, just that the injury or illness could reasonably be considered to warrant such treatment.
A Medical Certificate is required to return to sport if the patient is a rider. Patient is to be advised they cannot participate further until clearance received from a medical practitioner.
2. MINOR INJURY - any minor injury that did not result in a fatality or Significant Injury.
Medical Certificate is not required. First Aid only (if required) & able to return to participation.
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PCA Concussion Policy Information:
Any rider that suffers a fall or blow to the head should be screened for signs of concussion.
Click here to download Pony Club Australia’s Head Injury / Concussion PDF form. The form is required to be signed by the Medical Practitioner. It can be uploaded in the box below or provided to the club in order to have the medical suspension lifted. The Medical Practitioner's own form with equivalent information is also acceptable.
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