Health and Safety Policy

The Health and Safety of club members, participants, spectators and all others involved in cricket is of paramount importance to Hornsey Cricket Club. We recommend levels of training dependent on age and ability and expect our junior members to participate within these boundaries.

Our Commitments


To support our Health and Safety policy statement we are committed to the following duties:

  • Undertake regular, recorded risk assessment of the club premises and all activities undertaken by the club.

  • Create a safe environment by putting health and safety measures in place as identified by the assessment.

  • Ensure that all members are given the appropriate level of training and competition by regularly assessing individual ability dependant on age, maturity and development.

  • Ensure that all members are aware of, understand and follow the club’s health and safety policy.

  • Appoint a competent club member to assist with health and safety responsibilities.

  • Provide access to adequate first aid facilities, telephone and where possible a qualified first aider.

  • Record, and where required report, any injuries, incidents or accidents occurring during any club activity or whilst on the club premises.

  • Ensure that the implementation of the policy is reviewed regularly and monitored for effectiveness.

  • To follow ECB guidelines for young cricketers

 Club members have a duty to:


  • Take reasonable care for your own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by what you do or not do.

  • Co-operate with the club on health and safety issues.

  • Correctly use all equipment provided by the club.

  • Not interfere with or misuse anything provided for your health, safety or welfare.

First Aid/Defibrillator


First Aid Kit

  • Bar Area at Hornsey CC and kitchen area at St Aloysius



  • At Hornsey: on the to the right of the main door inside the clubhouse

  • At St Aloysius: in the kitchen


Ground Addresses

The Hornsey Club

The Arthur Cornick Pavilion

Tivoli Road

London N8 8RG

St Aloysius Playing Fields

Hurst Avenue

London N6 5TX


Nearest Hospital

The Whittington Hospital

Magdala Avenue

London N19 5NF

Tel: 020 7272


Written by Philippa Knight

Club Welfare Officer

Dated: 02/04/2021