Table of contents for Risk management in sport and recreation / John O. Spengler, Daniel P. Connaughton, Andrew T. Pittman.

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Contents
Foreword 
Preface
Safety Guidelines Finder
Acknowledgments
Chapter 1 Decision Making and Managing Risk
Issues Involved With Managing Risk
Threshold Issue 1: Deciding Whether to Create and Implement a Risk Management Plan 
Threshold Issue 2: Developing a Framework for Managing Risk
Summary
Chapter 2 Medical Emergency Action Plans
Guidelines and Recommendations
Threshold Issue 1: Deciding to Develop and Implement a Medical Emergency Action Plan 
Threshold Issue 2: Developing a Medical Emergency Action Plan
Chapter 3 Protecting Children
Prevention Strategies for Child Abuse and Neglect
Threshold Issue 1: Determining Whether to Develop and Implement a Safety Plan to Protect Children
Threshold Issue 2: Understanding How to Protect Children From Harm by Others
Summary
Chapter 4 Exertional Heat Illness in Sport and Recreation
How the Body Handles Heat During Exercise
Heat Index
Types of Heat Illnesses
Guidelines and Recommendations
Threshold Issue 1: Deciding to Develop and Implement a Heat Illness Plan 
Threshold Issue 2: Recognizing Key Issues in Developing a Heat Illness Plan
Summary
Chapter 5 Lightning Safety
Importance of Lightning Safety
Guidelines and Recommendations
Threshold Issue 1: Deciding Whether to Develop and Implement a Lightning Safety Plan
Threshold Issue 2: Including Necessary Components in a Lightning Safety Plan
Summary
Chapter 6 Bloodborne Pathogens
Definition of Bloodborne Pathogens
Threshold Issue 1: Understanding Compliance Issues Relevant to the OSHA's Bloodborne Pathogen Standard 
Threshold Issue 2: Understanding Key Aspects of the OSHA Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
Summary
Chapter 7 Sudden Cardiac Arrest and the Use of Automated External Defibrillators
What is an AED?
Guidelines and Recommendations
Threshold Issue 1: Understanding Issues Relevant to the Purchase and Use of AEDs 
Threshold Issue 2: Understanding What to Consider When Using AEDs
Summary
Chapter 8 Drug Testing
Threshold Issue 1: Understanding the Legality of Developing and Implementing a Drug Testing Plan
Threshold Issue 2: Recognizing Effective Components of a Drug Testing Plan
Summary
Chapter 9 Equipment, Premises, Instruction, and Supervision 
Threshold Issue 1: Maintaining and Providing Proper Equipment and Premises 
Threshold Issue 2: Providing Adequate Instruction and Supervision 
Summary
Chapter 10 Playground Safety
Playground Injuries
Guidelines and Recommendations
Threshold Issue 1: Deciding Whether to Comply With CPSC and ASTM Guidelines
Threshold Issue 2: Knowing the Key Issues of the CPSC and ASTM Guidelines
Summary
Chapter 11 Aquatic Safety
Types of Aquatic Incidents
Guidelines and Recommendations
Threshold Issue 1: Understanding Compliance Issues Relevant to Local, State, and Federal Laws and Codes 
Threshold Issue 2: Recognizing the Key Issues in Aquatic Program Safety
Summary
Appendix
References
Index
About the Authors

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Sports -- Safety measures.
Sports injuries -- Prevention.
Sports medicine.