County Safety

It is the responsibility of all those involved in Scouting to ensure, so far as is reasonably practical, that all activities are conducted in a safe manner without risk to the health of the participants.

A range of resources are available, covering all areas that affect safety in Scouting, with the intention of providing clear and practical guidance as well as promoting a strong culture of safety throughout the Movement.

Role of the County Safety Co-ordinator

To promote The Association's Safety Policy within the County.

To advise the County commissioner and Executive Committee on the implementation of the Association's Safety Policy within the county and assist District commissioner in operating the policy.

To assist the Executive Committee with wording and promotion of the County Health and Safety Policy.

To contact the County Safety Co-ordinator click here or send an email to safety@northumberlandscouts.org.uk