Critical incidents refer to any extraordinary and unexpected circumstances that may cause a traumatic reaction, such as the death or critical injury of a player, club person, family member etc, destruction of whole or part of a premises, or acute illness etc. The 
Critical Incident Response Guide aims to prepare and guide clubs to respond to a critical incident. It can be used as a reference point in working through an incident that has occurred, as well as assisting in any documentation and supporting club members impacted by the incident.

Download the Guide to help your Club:

  1. Prepare a Club critical incident plan using the provided templates and resources
  2. Know your responsibilities in responding to an incident
  3. Identify key contacts within the AFL who can support you