NATURE

I. OBJECTIVE

To categorize the natural risks facing soccer youth and describe the organization's risk mitigation strategies.

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II. POLICY

A. Preventing injury from electrical storms:

1. FYSA shall adhere to a practice of canceling soccer activities whenever lightning is visible in the atmosphere.

B. Preventing injury from airborne particulate:

FYSA shall adhere to a practice of canceling outdoor soccer activities whenever the Fairbanks North Star Borough's borough wide air quality index published at http://www.co.fairbanks.ak.us/airquality/ is at a rating of Unhealthy, Very Unhealthy, or Hazardous.

C. Preventing injury from adverse winter weather conditions:

FYSA shall adhere to a practice of canceling soccer activities on days whenever the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District cancels classes.