EBBB – Reporting Accidents Involving Physical Harm of Students

In the case of an accident occurring on school property or at a school-sponsored function, the supervising adult shall fill out an accident report and submit it to the Principal as soon as possible, but within 24 hours of the accident. This reporting obligation shall be in addition to any reporting required by law or other district policies. One copy shall be submitted to the Principal and the other copy shall be submitted to the SAU office. Both reports shall be filed within 24 hours of the incident.

At the beginning of each school year, the Principal shall review the policy on accidents and accident reporting with staff.

Legal Reference:

NH Code of Administrative Rules – Section Ed. 306.12(b)(1), School Health Services
Appendix KFD-R, NH Department of Safety Incident Report Form

Category: R

See also Policies EBBC & JLCE

1st Reading: July 16, 2013
2nd Reading: September 17, 2013
Adopted: September 17, 2013