Apr 20, 2020 | M.B.D.A.A. | 4959 views
Rowan's Law Mandatory for All Players and Staff
Rowan's Law - Mandatory Acknowledgement Form prior to Participation
This is an urgent update
regarding the legislative requirements under the implementation of Rowan’s Law by the Government of Ontario.
** MANDATORY...PLEASE READ***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.
Please read the information below on Rowan's Law and the legislative requirements:
Click on the following link to read the proper information for the age of your child and fill out acknowledgment form:
Thank you for your cooperation,