Safety Committee

The Safety Committee is a BF Standing Committee. All BF Standing Committee Terms of References must align with the Board approved BF Standing Committee – Basic Terms of Reference v1.3 approved 23.11.2021.


Terms of Reference – last approved December 2022.



  • advise Board on all aspects of safety, both routine and urgent;
  • monitor, review and as needed update the BF Safety guidelines and regulations, and promote them;
  • circulate advice and instructions to clubs, coaches, etc, via BF HQ (by agreement with Executive) and deal with all queries.

Meeting Dates

Committee Members
Chair: Peter Jacobs (rules/FIE)
Peter Cadman (legal)
Steve Cowen (CEN and sections)
Clare Halsted (medical)
Janet Huggins (armoury/SEMI)
Ben Paul (technical)
Jon Willis (Competitions)
Georgina Usher

Diversity Statement available here.

Safety Guidelines and Notices can be found here.

Accident and ‘near misses’ reporting form.


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