Injury Resources

INJURY REPORTING

Any injury that meets the below criteria must be reported by a team representative, as well as the referee (if they were appointed to the game by the WRRA):

- Concussion or Suspected Concussion (including Blue Card)

- Any player who will be out of rugby for 3+ weeks

- Any player hospitalised due to their injury

 

Either download the form (pdf), complete and email us or click on the online (pdf) link below.

 

 

WRFU Injury Report (Online)

WRFU Injury Report (PDF)

CONCUSSION

We in partnership with NZR want to ensure that anyone involved in rugby -  players, coaches, refs and family - know what to look out for and what to do when they suspect a player has sustained a concussion.

We all have a role to play in recognizing, removing and helping to manage concussions.

Click HERE to complete an online course that will teach you about the 4's of Concussion: 

  • Recognise
  • Remove
  • Recover
  • Return

You can download concussion resources for your team or club at the links below. Clubs, if you would like us to send out resources, Junior Convenor is to email us with the resources you require, quantities and a postal address.

 

Manager/Parent Handout - Booklet (A5)

The First Two Days - Info Card (A6)

Concussion Guidelines - Wallet Card

Graduated Return to Play - Poster (A3)

Concussion Recovery - Fact Sheet (A4)

Rest, Recover, Return - Poster (A3)