15.6 Should a child need to go to hospital, the following steps should be taken:
15.6.1 If the accident is not an emergency, the child’s parents or appropriate relative should be contacted and
asked collect the child to take him or her to hospital
15.6.2 If no parent or contact can be reached, or if it is necessary for the child to go straight to hospital, the
nursery will determine whether a staff member should take the child directly to hospital or whether an
ambulance should be summoned, whilst the Nursery continues to try to inform the parents.
15.6.3 Should the ambulance arrive before the parents, the child’s Key Person will accompany his or her charge