The club's Concussion Coordinator is Ray Hughes.
Ray MUST be contacted in ALL cases of concussion or suspected concussion on the day of the incident. Click on the CONTACT US section to send a message to Ray.
There is a compulsory graduated return to play protocol that must be followed. Details are available on the RFU website but Ray will send the coaches and the parent or player the relevant details when he is notified of a concussion incident.
Please see below for the Pocket Concussion Recognition Tool
(essential for all coaches and highly recommended for everybody else)
The RFU provides excellent on line resources:
Click here to see the RFU Headcase material
All coaches should take the 20-minute online course on concussion available from here
Click here for Information for Players and Parents
Click here for information for Match Officials
Click here for Information for Healthcare Professionals
St Brendan's RFC is committed to following the RFU Policy Mandate on Concussion. This is for player safety. This is MANDATED by World Rugby and the RFU. No deviation is acceptable.