Concussion & Sport Safety

Injury Information and Reporting

Please complete the online injury report form at the following link if you, your child or a member of the team you coach has been injured during a ringette related activity.

Please note that all injuries must be reported within 10 days of the initial incident.

The form is available here: Injury Report Form

Concussion Information and Reporting

Ringette Ontario is committed to ensuring the safety of everyone participating in the sport of ringette.

Ringette Ontario recognizes the increased awareness of Concussions and their long-term effects and believes that prevention of Concussions is paramount to protecting the health and safety of Participants.

In order to gather data on concussions and their prevalence in our sport, we ask that participants with Head injuries complete this additional form: Online Concussion Reporting/Tracking Form

The more data the RO and Ringette Canada can generate on concussions the more we can enforce change and provide a safer sport for all.

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ROWAN’S LAW DAY: SEPTEMBER 26TH, 2018

Rowan’s Law Day was established in 2018, and will be observed across Ontario on the last Wednesday in September each year. The purpose of Rowan’s Law Day is to increase concussion education awareness, especially in schools.
For more information, click here to visit the Government of Ontario website regarding Rowan’s Law.