Collisions / Conflict with surrounding objects or people
Medical conditions of participants
Differing skill levels within group
Level of physical fitness / strength
USE BY UNTRAINED PERSONS NAUGHTY
BABY AND BUGGIES
Prams checked – wheels pumped up, brakes working
Prams – no items hanging off buggy – blankets/toys
Babies strapped in
Buggy straps around wrists
Risk Assessment – Greenwich Runners/Mums & Baby Exercise Class – Greenwich Park
Greenwich Runners/Buggy Runners/Mummy Walk & Talk
Number of persons involved
Nature of Activity
Frequency of Activity
5/6 sessions a week
17th July 2020
Existing Controls in Place
Participant running into bicycle/skateboard
Keep to designated routes and off cycle lanes (all participants have read health and safety regulations)
Tripping over Dogs
Slow down when running past dogs.
Conkers and chestnuts falling into prams
Put up rain covers over buggies
Running into Pedestrians
Keep to designated routes. Be respectful of other park users
Park events blocking routes
Changes routes and makes sure new routes are free from events vehicles/marquees etc
Prams being an obstruction to park vehicles
Make way for vehicles – stop/slow down and keep to the side
Surface uneven of prams
Bring uneven surface to the attention of the participants and the route may have to be changed in extreme circumstances
Could get in the wheels of the pram
Routes to be checked before sessions
Make the surface difficult
Power walk if surface slippery from rain. If extreme circumstances ice/snow class may be cancelled.
Participants running into each other
Single file where paths narrow. Participants are responsible for their prams as in Health and Safety and waiver signed.
Instructors equipment could break in use
All equipment checked before class.
In accordance with Health and Safety
All qualifications kept up to date. Self Development classes attended.
Particpants have prams which are unsafe for use in class
All participants have to be responsible for prams – Health and Safety information read. Advise if need to pump up tyres or if too unstable to use
Existing Controls in Place
Blanket or toys could be caught in wheels.
Remind all participants before class begins and check during class
Babies could fall out of prams
Remind all participants before class begins and check that all are.
Prams could run down hill out of control.
Wear buggy wrists at all times
Shoes and clothing inappropriate
Participants reminded it is an exercise class and advised where to purchase appropriate clothing
Participant reminded to bring water/drink for themselves and baby and reminded to drink liquid before, during and after the class. The fountain is close by if needed. Also reminded to eat!
Particpants unaware of what is happening in the class
Instructed before class what will be happening that day in a clear voice.
Particpants unaware of the safety rules
Particpants have signed an enrolment form outlining health and safety and they are remined before each session begins.
An accident which requires medical attention
First Aid equipment carried by instructor and one instructor holds a valid B.C.L.S Resusication qualification. Mobile phones carried to call emergency services. Also to call Park Warden and tell of incident
Participants ability to be able to do the class
All participants complete and sign an enrolment form. They are spoken to before the class and any medical condition is highlighted
Covid Risk Assessment – 17th July 2020
All runners must sign into Mindbody – this may be used for track and trace
All runners are to make sure their health form is up to date.
All Greenwich Runners must adhere to the social distance guidelines of 2m.
Please note – When we all meet and finish the session remember to keep the 2m social distance.
Please do not run right behind another runner.
By coming to the session, you are agreeing to the risks of running in a group.
If you feel unwell you MUST NOT come to the session.
You may not have done a training session for some time, so please be careful not to overdo it.
Bring some water as it will be warm.
You will be split into smaller groups before the session begins – please listen to instructions from the coaches.
Please be aware of other park users and give them 2m distance when running past.
If you feel unwell during the session, please inform a coach.
Coaches cannot take any of our personal belongings.
Please no high fives and please do not spit or blow your nose without a tissue (apologies – have to be mentioned)
Covid Officers; Ellie Brown, Angela Sweeney, Yasia Williams