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UPLOADS App Improvement Bulletin

Several enhancements have been made to the “Custom Fields” function to help streamline data entry and data quality. Enhancements include a Custom Field to collect information about treatments administered to injured or ill persons (e.g. time/date, type, dosage, administered by,

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Do you already have an established incident reporting system, but still want to contribute to the UPLOADS Research Project?

How can we contribute? Many organisations that conduct Led Outdoor Activities (LOA) already have established incident reporting systems and do not want to use the UPLOADS App.  We would like to invite these organisations to contribute information that will allow

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Serious injuries from camp stoves on an LOA program

Incidents and injuries involving camp stoves continue to be frequently represented in the UPLOADS data. Earlier this week, two students suffered serious burn injuries requiring immediate evacuation during a school camp in Victoria. The UPLOADS team wishes a full recovery for the young people involved.  

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Participation Data

What is it? The UPLOADS App collects information about all programs run by your organisation, we refer to this as “participation data”.  This information includes the: types of activities run on program and the number of participants partaking in the activities; number of

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