Investigation of youth camp safety final report : prepared for Center for Disease Control, Public Health Service, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare by Century Research Corporation.

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Statementprepared by Century Research Corporation and National Recreation and Park Association, principal investigators, Robert B. Sleight, Kenneth G. Cook, Peter J. Verhoven.
ContributionsSleight, R. B., Cook, Kenneth G., 1931-, Verhoven, Peter J., National Recreation and Park Association., Center for Disease Control.
LC ClassificationsGV193 .C46 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 151 p. :
Number of Pages151
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Open LibraryOL4853112M
LC Control Number75602202

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Youth camp safety standards: Hearings before the Select Subcommittee on Education of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninetieth Congress, second session, on H.R.

and H.R. bills to provide federal leadership and grants to the states for developing and implementing state programs for youth camp safety standards and to provide for a study of the. Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book/Recreation/Camp Safety.

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Camp Security Review. Camps should assess their security needs annually. Camps should assess their level of risk and implement improved security precautions. Consulting with experts and/or hiring a security firm to assist in this effort can be very helpful.

Camps should create and implement a policy for handling visitors to the camp property. The Texas Department of State Health Services is the principal authority on matters relating to health and safety conditions at youth camps in Texas.

All youth camps must obtain a license prior to operating. Any youth camp may be inspected during operation to determine compliance with the Youth Camp Safety and Health Act and the Youth Camp Rules. CAMP SAFETY SELF-INSPECTION FORM !!. Page 2 of 27 Camp Self-Inspection Form (4/13) CAMP SAFETY SELF-INSPECTION FORM CAMP: DATE: EVALUATORS: SECTION A - GENERAL CHECKLIST YES NO DESCRIPTION LOCATION RECOMMENDATIONS MADE DATE CORRECTED Written Disaster Plan (fire, earthquake, hurricane, File Size: KB.

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Texas statutes and regulations regarding the health / safety requirements and licensing of youth camps operating within the State of Texas. Texas Youth Camp Safety and Health Act ; Youth Camp Rules Texas Administrative Code, Title ChapterInvestigation of Report of Child Abuse or Neglect; Health and Safety Code, Title   3 Ways to Improve Safety at Your Summer Program Summer camps and programs are prime opportunities for kids to create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Considerations for Summer Camp Safety Camps around the US provide summers of fun and memories to thousands of youth. However, some youth and staff have less than fond memories because of incidents and/or accidents that have occurred.

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Plans for July and August are currently under review by University leadership and we do not yet have additional information about camps. The 2, camps accredited by the American Camping Association have met the organization's safety and health standards, but these camps are inspected only once every three years.

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(b) The Department may temporarily suspend a youth camp's certificate of approval pending compliance with any requirement of the Act or this chapter with which the camp is noncompliant. YOUTH CAMP SAFETY DETAILED DATA SHEET (FOR LOCAL HEALTH INSPECTORS) (Continued) CB AUG 12 Page 7 of 7 Pages.

CB AUG 12 Page 1 of 7 Pages. York State (NYS). Of these, were overnight camps and 2, were day camps, including municipal day camps and 24 traveling summer day camps. It is estimated that overchildren attend NYS children's camps each year.

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