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Rowan's Law - Mandatory Acknowledgement Form prior to Participation
Submitted By byeoman on Sunday, September 8, 2019
What is Rowan’s Law? Rowan Stringer was a 17-year old Ottawa varsity rugby player who died from sustaining multiple concussions resulting in a catastrophic swelling of the brain – second impact syndrome.  On March 7, 2018, Ontario passed Rowan's Law (Concussion Safety), 2018 and related amendments to the Education Act. However, ..........

.....it is important to understand that this applies to all Sport Organizations, schools, programs and businesses in the province.  This is not a hockey ‘thing’ – it is legislation (Ontario Regulation 161/19) from the Government of Ontario.   Attached to this email are the documents included in the OMHA centre mailing links found in the email below. OHF Rowan's Law Association Implementation OHF Rowan’s Law Acknowledgement Form 10 and Under Concussion Awareness Resource 11-14 Concussion Awareness Resource 15 and Over Concussion Awareness Resource More specific information and details are in the attached letter “OHF Rowan’s Law Association Implementation”.  Please read the information below on Rowan's Law and the legislative requirements:

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Please read the information below that pertains to the age of the player and then complete the OHF Rowans Law Acknowledgement Form.  Those players selected for a Representative Team will complete the hard copy of the form when signing the Offer of Commitment.

House League players parents/guardians are asked to complete the form and submit to their coaches.

 

IT IS MANDATORY PRIOR TO ROSTERING THE PLAYERS ON A TEAM THAT EACH PLAYER'S (PARENT/GUARDIAN) PROVIDES A COMPLETED ACKNOWLEDGEMENT FORM.

 

Attach the other files here :)


 
 
 
RowansLaw-Ages10andUnder.pdf

RowansLaw-Ages11-14.pdf

RowansLaw-Ages15andUp.pdf

OHFRowansLawAcknowledgementForm.pdf

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