Safety Committee

The Safety Committee is a BF Standing Committee


  • 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.

Committee Members

Chair: Peter Jacobs (rules/FIE)
Peter Cadman (legal)
Steve Cowen (CEN and sections)
Clare Halsted (medical)
Janet Huggins (armoury/SEMI)
(competitions) TBC
Barry Paul (technical)
Georgina Usher

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