RCA Safety Video
Safety Video Chapters 1 to 4
Chapter 1: At the Boathouse
Chapter 2: Getting Ready
Chapter 3: On the Water
Chapter 4: Returning to Land
The RCA Safety Video promotes and demonstrates safe practices for rowers.
Safety starts before you go on the water . . .
Many accidents occur as the result of un-informed or ill-considered decisions being made before leaving the boathouse. Weather and water conditions, time of day, the equipment and appropriate supervision, are all critical components that must be assessed in order to ensure that it is a safe rowing situation.
RCA Safety Video: Chapter 5 - Coaches
Chapter 5 outlines a coaches key areas of responsibility with respect to rower safety - being aware of potential hazards related to equipment, facilities and the environment.