Support and Generosity
Safety Meeting at 3:30 on July 4 at City Dock Announcer Booth, races start at 4:30
Under 18 years of age is not allowed in Safety Boats
Along with other Safety Boat duties below, you will also be in charge of the following:
You will have the EMS personnel and main EMS equipment in your boat.
Equipment should include a backboard, c-collars, trauma bag, and a wool blanket.
The head safety boat will lead the safety boat meeting and will ask you to talk about the response plan:
Make sure the Ambulance EMT is there for the meeting.
Ask which boats have EMS members. Discuss which boats will be responding to an accident along with you. It should be the closest two boats plus the EMS boat to keep the site from getting congested.
Patients will be brought to the Summer Float where EMS will take them to the Ambulance on stand-by
You will meet with the Ambulance right after the Safety Meeting to discuss the response plan.