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Safety

Become A Safety Volunteer

It is our primary goal to provide you with a safe and fun experience at the Chosen International Pathfinder Camporee! Please help us keep the area and activities safe by following all safety instructions and reviewing the safety guidelines. If you are a safety professional, please consider volunteering.

Volunteer - Learn how to become a volunteer.

See where the Safety headquarters are located on the Camporee Map.


Prohibited Items at the Camporee

Save yourself time and hassle by leaving the following items at home, as these items will not be permitted at the Camporee:

  • Beer, wine, liquor or any other alcoholic beverage
  • Illegal substances which include drugs
  • Firearms, fireworks and explosives
  • Knives with a blade length of more than 4 inches
  • Pets
  • Bicycles, roller skates, roller blades, skateboards, “Razor” style boards, Segway personal transports, or any other self-propelled device (except that the following are allowed: a. One person electric/handicapped convenience vehicles

 


Insurance & Pathfinder Safety Resources - Adventist Risk Management

View important insurance and safety resources.


Emergency Services

​The quickest, easiest way to obtain professional help for any type of emergency is to phone Camporee Security: phone -  TBA. 

  • When calling, stay calm and carefully explain the problem and your location to the Camporee Safety Dispatcher. 
  • Do not hang up until you are told to do so.

There is an ambulance on site, therefore, call Medical/Ambulance dispatch first: phone - TBA, before dialing 911.

  • When calling, stay calm and carefully explain the problem and your location to the Camporee Medical Dispatcher.
  • Do not hang up until you are told to do so.

Safety Tips & Guidelines

Everyone should review and be familiar with the safety guidelines. They will help keep you and others safe and offer a more enjoyable International Pathfinder Camporee experience. These safety guidelines cover rules set by our hosts (EAA), extreme weather, medical emergencies, missing/lost children, and much more.

All Guidelines - available soon

Safety Tip 1: Have at least 1 adult at your campsite at all times.
Safety Tip 2: Adults should accompany Pathfinders at all times.


Emergency Messaging

To receive emergency announcements sent to your phone during the Camporee, please follow the following steps using CodeMessaging.net:

  1. Create an account (Available in 2019)
  2. Enter "cicamporee" in the affiliation box provided, then click "Continue"
  3. Enter the Personal and Contact Information requested, then click "Continue"
  4. Enter your Mobile Number (no dashes or spaces) or Email and select your Service Provider. Add optional multiple devices to one account during this step, then click "Continue"
  5. Enter the Passport Registration Information requested, then click "Continue"
  6. When complete, you will receive an on-screen confirmation. You will then have been successfully registered for this service.


These methods of contact will remain private and only used during an emergency event during the Camporee. There will be up to 3 test messages sent before August 10, 2019. When you receive these test messages, you will know the system is working properly.


Drones

All Drones and Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are not permitted on EAA grounds and airport property.

Lasers

Please do not use handheld or pocket lasers during the nighttime program. Safety personnel will escort you from the nighttime area if necessary. Thank you for your cooperation.

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