Administrative Guideline - 4340 Accidents (Animal Bites)

REVISED 8/23/99
ANIMAL BITES


 A. contact the school nurse

 B. secure the services of a physician immediately

 C. notify the parents immediately

 D. notify the county health department, giving the name and address of the student, and if possible, a description of the animal and name and address of the owner

 E. request the Carmel Police Department or the Sheriff to impound the animal

 F. report the accident immediately to the Superintendent's office

CLASSROOM PETS


 A. contact the school nurse

 B. when appropriate secure services of a physician immediately

 C. notify the parents immediately

 D. notify the county health department, giving the name and address of the student, and if possible, a description of the animal and name and address of the owner

 E. report the accident immediately to the Superintendent’s office

STUDENT BITING STUDENT


 A. contact the school nurse

 B. notify the parents immediately

 C. when appropriate parent should secure services of a physician immediately

 D. report the accident immediately to the Superintendent’s office

 E. confidentially prevents the school from providing to a parent medical information on any student other than their own