RotarySwimarathon Health and Safety Policies
The Rotary Club of Grantham hire the swimming pool facilities from The Meres Leisure Centre and at all times abide by their rules and regulations with regards to Health & Safety in and around the main swimming pool area and the RotarySwimarathon reception desk. We do not hire out any of the other swimming facilities.
The Rotary Club of Grantham also has a duty of care and is guided by the Meres Leisure Centre in terms of Health & Safety and they will provide First Aid through their life guards on duty.
Only swimmers, team captains, Rotary officials, Meres Leisure staff, Official Photographers are permitted within the area immediately surrounding the Main Pool - everyone else is to stay with in the seated area and balcony.
The Rotary Swimarathon Pool Manager shall announce Health & Safety briefs at the start of each session.
Diving is not permitted from the shallow end - the only exception to this is if Grantham Swimming Club take all 8 lanes together and the floor will then be lowered for them to dive from both ends.
H&S policies will be maintained and reviewed at least annually - last reviewed 16th January 2020