Aug. 5, 2010
The sport of soccer is relatively safe and promotes health through exercise. Medical emergencies can still occur, however, and the chances go up anytime a group of people – players, coaches, officials, parents, grandparents, etc. - gathers together for an event. This is why all athletic organizations, from professional to pee-wee, should develop an Emergency Action Plan. The following are general guidelines to assist with the creation of a plan for your group.