Hearts in Union Rugby Foundation Australia & Macquarie Group Foundation NeckSafe Partnership

HIUF MGF logo approvedNeckSafe is delighted to announce that Hearts in Union Rugby Foundation Australia and the Macquarie Group Foundation will jointly fund a NeckSafe partnership programme in 2016.

The NeckSafe programme is nationally recognised as providing the first responders onto the field with the knowledge and practical skills to manage a potential spinal cord injury safely.

The Hearts in Union / Macquarie Group Foundation NeckSafe package for each club will include:

  1. NeckSafe face-face training session for club personnel / alumni
  2. NeckSafe Phone App
  3. NeckSafe Spinal Equipment Audit App
  4. Complete set of NeckSafe equipment
    • Split Scoop Spineboard
    • Head Immobilisation Device (“Headbed”)
    • Cervical Collars
    • Spinal set carry bag

The first recipient clubs are:

  1. Waverley Rugby Club
  2. Sydney Irish Rugby Football Club
  3. Randwick District Rugby Union Football Club

Our thanks to Hearts in Union and Macquarie Group Foundation for making this exciting partnership opportunity a reality.