Prepared by Stephen Kilbane
|Being hit by a thrown projectile||Low||High||Throwers wait until others are clear of target area.|
|Being hit by a bouncing projectile||Low||Medium||Throwers start behind 3m line. Targets are more than 3m apart.|
|Hand cuts from burrs on projectiles||Medium||Low||Check projectiles after contact. Have file on-site for removing burrs.|
|Hand splinters from wooden targets||Low||Low||Throwers take care removing projectiles from targets.|
|Hand cuts from splintered wooden handles||Low||Low||Check handles after contact.|
|Head injury from standing up in front of target.||Low||Low||Always remove projectiles from targets prior to collecting projectiles from the ground.|
|Head injury from projectiles falling from target||Low||Low||Always remove projectiles from targets prior to collecting projectiles from the ground.|
|Foot injuries from dropped/falling projectiles.||Low||Low||Require proper footware without open toes.|
|Tripping over distance markers||Low||Low||Throwers take care.|
|Non-participants on range.||Low||Variable||Area is enclosed by a wall. Gate is some distance from range, so there is time to see non-participants approach.|
|Hand injuries from knives landing point-out||Low||Medium||Grasp knives from the side.|
|Infection from any wounds to skin.||Low||Low||Seek medical attention for any serious cuts received.|
Mental risks: None.
Chemical risks: None.