RISK ASSESSMENT - team challenge games
Rivington Country Park and various other venues nationwide
Risk involved - use of a variety of equipment by a team of individuals specifically designed to challenge group dynamics.
Possible minor risks - walking on uneven ground, building structures, working above and off the ground, lifting and carrying.
Hazards arising from risk - tripping, slipping, dropping and falling
Effects of hazard - cuts, bruises, sprains and in severe case broken bones
Risk management - each team challenge game to have a written instruction sheet where applicable, a qualified / experienced leader to be on hand to explain and guide the team through the challenge and to step in if and when he or she feels there is risk of injury to individuals or the team.