A player who exhibits any of the below symptoms shall be immediately removed from the match or training and shall not return to play that day. The player isn't allowed to play or train until they have had a formal medical clearance. The coach is responsible for ensuring that the player’s parents are notified.
Concussion symptoms can be any of:
- deteriorating consciousness
- dizziness / balance problems
Can they walk along a line?
- confusion / memory loss
Ask what day is it? what did you do yesterday? who are we playing against?
- vomiting / nausea
- neck pain
- double vision
More details are available in the FFA Concussion Guidelines.