Lawndale ESD | BP 5141.1 Students
Although the district makes every reasonable effort to prevent student accidents and injuries, accidents occur. The Superintendent or designee shall develop procedures to ensure that first aid and/or medical attention is provided as quickly as possible and that parents/guardians are notified of accidents.
Universal precautions shall be observed whenever it is possible that students, employees or others may have contact with blood or body fluids as a result of the accident.
In case of illness or injury at school sponsored activities, the adult supervisor in charge shall place the responsibility for the care of the student with the parent/guardian as soon as feasible.
The Board of Trustees shall carry insurance and otherwise cover the district, its employees and Board members while performing assigned duties to the liability limits as required and deemed advisable. (Education Code, Section 35208)
Filing of Accident Reports
Management personnel shall be responsible for the filing of accident reports with the central office. Except in extenuating circumstances, reports must be filed with the central office within 24 hours after the accident.
Administering of First Aid
School personnel shall administer first aid with in the limits of their training and ability.
Victim Not to be Moved
No student shall be moved in serious accident cases unless under the supervision of the principal or nurse.
(cf. 6145.2 - Athletic Competition)
49408 Emergency information
49409 Athletic events; physicians and surgeons; emergency medical care; immunity
49470 Medical and hospital services for athletic program
49471 Medical and hospital services not provided or available
49472 Medical and hospital services for pupils
49474 Ambulance services
51202 Instruction in personal and public health and safety
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 8
5193 California Bloodborne Pathogens Standard
Policy LAWNDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Adopted: April 4, 2004 Lawndale, California