The OHF requires all CAL players, coaches and parents to verify they have received and reviewed the OHF Concussion Code of Conduct and the Concussion Awareness Resources provided by the Government of Ontario. Players, coaches and parents must commit to operating within the parameters of the OHF Concussion Code of Conduct.
The Ontario Government has enacted Rowan’s Law (Concussion Safety), 2018, S.O. 2018, c. 1 (“Act”). Ontario Regulation 161/19, the Act requires all sport organizations as defined in the Regulation (“Sports Organization”), which includes the Ontario Hockey Federation (“OHF”), to have a Concussion Code of Conduct. This Concussion Code of Conduct must require participants, as set out in the Act, to review the Ontario Government’s issued Concussion Awareness Resources on an annual basis. A participant is subject to a Concussion Code of Conduct for each Sports Organization a participant registers with
Review the appropriate resource:
- 10 and Under Concussion Awareness Resource
- 11-14 Concussion Awareness Resource
- 15 and Over Concussion Awareness Resource
Print and Sign the Acknowledge Form:
- OMHA - Rowan's law Article
- ONTARIO GOVERNMENT: ROWAN'S LAW
- POSTER: SIGNS OF A CONCUSSION
- POSTER: HIT. STOP. SIT.