First responders are present for practices and competitions. Lifeguards are present for practices and competitions.
Fixed telephone lines are located in the offices on the pool deck. Cellular telephones may or may not work inside the Avery Aquatics Center.
AED, First Aid supplies, and spine board are located on-site. Airway management supplies, splint bag, and crutches are located in the Arrillaga Family Sports Center Athletic Training Room.
In the event of an emergency:
1. Provide immediate care for the injured student-athlete or staff member.
a. Lifeguard personnel will execute the water rescue-if necessary
b. Sports Medicine staff will assume care after the student-athlete is out of the water.
2. Activate Emergency Medical Services (EMS) using
a. Fixed Telephone Line: Dial 9-911.
b. Cellular Telephone: Dial 911.
Instruct EMS personnel to "Report to the Avery Aquatic Center using the Galvez Street entrance. We have an injured student-athlete/staff member in need of emergency medical treatment. A member of the Sports Medicine Team to meet you in Varsity Lot #1.
3. Notify Stanford Sports Medicine Staff at Arrillaga Family Sports Center Athletic Training Room by calling (650) 723-1214.
4. Retrieve necessary emergency equipment.
5. Direct EMS to the scene.
a. Open appropriate gates/doors.
b. Designate individual to "flag down" EMS and direct them to the scene.
c. Control the scene - Limit the scene to first responders. Remove bystanders.
Certified Athletic Trainer:
Scott Anderson, Adam Harward
From Galvez Street, turn onto Nelson Road and proceed to Varsity Lot #1. Stay to the right and access Nelson Mall Road. The Avery Aquatic Center is located on the Right. The facility is accessible using the Southeast entrance facing the Arrillaga Family Sports Center.