IMPORTANT - If An incident has occurred
1. Take care of the injured/find a safe place.
2. Preserve and document the evidence/take photos if appropriate.
3. Complete an incident report and notify your local council.
WHAT TO REPORT
HOW TO REPORT
STEP 1: Complete the form appropriate to the nature of your report
Incident Information Form: This form is used to report all injuries, illnesses, and incidents during Scouting activities.
Youth Protection/Membership Infraction Information Form: This form is used to report all allegations of abuse and violations of BSA guidelines.
Near Miss Incident Information Form: This form is used to report near misses in programs such as COPE and Climbing activities
STEP 2: Report the incident to the council by email your form to Vance Lackey, Deputy Scout Executive, at email@example.com
Call the Scouts First Helpline at 1.844.726.8871 which is a dedicated helpline available to receive reports 24 hours per day.