Monday, 04 April 2022 07:17

Directive No. 193-2022 — All Breeds (version 2)

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The Rules Governing Horse Racing in Alberta are AMENDED as follows:

Chapter 3: General Horse Racing Rules \ Part 1 Administration of Horse Races and Veterinary Care \ Division 1 Appointment of Officials, Facilities and Record Keeping Racing Officials

The following rules are AMENDED to read:

Rule 112 g First aid and ambulance facilities

(1) A *licensed operator shall provide and equip a first aid room and have present on their premises, or within easy call, a licensed physician, registered nurse, or qualified attendant and shall have present during morning workouts, qualifying races and during the regular racing program an ambulance or mobile first aid vehicle, equipped and operated by the St John Ambulance or equivalent, for participants and patrons.

(2) A *licensed operator shall have during morning workouts, qualifying races and during the regular racing program, a qualified person who has completed the Sport Concussion Assessment Tool 5th Edition (SCAT5) training for concussion assessment.

(3) A *licensed operator shall have a horse ambulance available in the stable area on race days for the removal of injured animals.

(4) Provide a horse ambulance available to remove horses from the track.

 

Rule 112 g First aid and ambulance facilities currently states:

(1) An Association shall/may provide and equip a first aid room and have present on their premises, or within easy call, a licensed physician, registered nurse or qualified attendant and shall have present during morning workouts, qualifying races and during the regular racing program an ambulance or mobile first aid vehicle, equipped and operated by the St John Brigade or equivalent, for participants and patrons.

(2) An Association shall/may have a horse ambulance available in the stable area on race days for the removal of injured animals.

(3) Provide a horse ambulance available to remove horses from the track.

 

Dated in the City of Edmonton
in the Province of Alberta
this 4th day of April 2022.

Kent Verlik, Chief Executive Officer
HORSE RACING ALBERTA

 

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