Leisure, Water & Play Safety Links

A selection of links to external websites providing useful sources of information related to home safety.

Government and Government Agencies
Adventure Activities Licensing Authority Maritime and Coastguard Agency
The Canal and River Trust (Formerly British Waterways) Sports Council for Northern Ireland
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Sports Council for Wales
Environment Agency Sport England
Health and Safety Executive Sport Scotland
DCSF - Every child matters (PDF) Defra
Department for Transport Forestry Commission
Direct. Gov - Flood advice Improving Children and Young People Safety
Department for Education
Organisations and Associations
Amateur Swimming Association The Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity
Association of Inland Navigation Authorities Irish Water Safety
Association for Physical Education Amateur Rowing Association
British Canoe Union Lifesavers (The Royal Life Saving Society UK)
British Mountaineering Council National Water Safety Forum
British Standards Institute Pool Water Treatement Advisory Group (PWTAG)
British Sub Aqua Club Royal National Lifeboat Institution
British Triathlon Association Royal Yachting Association
Central Council for Physical Recreation Surf Life Saving Association of Great Britain
Chartered Institute of Environmental Health Swimming Teachers Association
Portsmouth University Visitor Safety in the Countryside Group
British Red Cross - First Aid Information
ANEC Environment Agency
APSI (Portugal) European Child Safety Alliance
Cardiff University Standards Australia
CEN University of Birmingham - Public Health
Publications, Reports & Other information sources
Child Accident Prevention Trust (CAPT) FAQs Managing Visitor Safety in the Countryside
Collaboration for Accident Prevention and Injuries Control (CAPIC) ECSA Water safety guidelines for service providers
Countryside Recreation Network Saving Lives: Our Healthier Nation
DOH - Preventing Accidental Injury (PDF) Sustrans - Sustainable Transport Guidance
HSE School Trips - Getting it right The Pitt Review: 2007 summer floods
Managing Public Access: A guide for land managers AALA InfoLog
MAIB leisure incident reports ECSA Water safety guidelines for service providers
Education Resources
RoSPA Water & Leisure resources Quarry Products Association
CCPR - Surviving a career in adventure activities (PDF) R U Dummy2?
EA Don't Go In RNLI Beach Safety Pages
Group Safety at Water Margins TeacherNet - Health and Safety on Educational Visits
MCA - Sea Smart pages Welsh Water - Reservoir safety pages
Play Safety Organisations and Associations
Association of Play Industries Institute of Groundsmanship
Sports Data Register of Play Safety Inspectors International
County Playing Field Associations (CPFAs) Rescue 3
Managing risk in play provision Learning outside the classroom
Public Sector Software Ltd RSS Playmakers Inspection and Maintenance

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