Northumberland Rugby Union Protocol for Protecting Injured Players
i. Referees – Below are detailed guidance notes of the requirements of the Referee in the event of a serious injury.
The Referees Society Injuries Form, should be returned to the County Administrator and the County’s Injured Players Welfare Officer (Keith Aktinson).
ii. Clubs and Managers of County Sides – Any serious injuries should be reported as soon as possible to the County Injured Players Welfare Officer.
The NRU Injury Form should also be completed and returned to the County Administrator and the County’s Injured Players Welfare Officer as soon as possible after the incident.