Risk Management Resources

MSYSA A Frame Walkout

GotSport Risk Management Help Guides
GotSport Risk Management FAQs - click here
Background Check Instructions - click here
CDC Heads Up Instructions - click here
SafeSport Instructions - click here
Risk Management Tracking Instructions (for Club Administrators) - click here
How to access your Risk Management Card - click here
How to upload a SafeSport Certificate - click here
How to upload a CDC Heads Up Certificate - click here
Risk Management Voucher Information - click here

The SafeSport Act - On February 14, 2018, S.534 was signed into law. Click here for the U.S. Center for SafeSport's fact sheet about the legislation.

MSYSA Athlete and Participant Safety Program - rev. 03-07-2019

Reporting Form - Athlete and Participant Safety- Use this form to make a report to MSYSA regarding any cases of suspected child abuse and/or any suspected violation of the MSYSA Athlete and Participant Safety Program.

SafeSport Training Information and Instructions

MSYSA SafeSport Training Resources - Watch video tutorials regarding how to sync up SafeSport completion to a GotSoccer profile, how clubs can track/monitor SafeSport completions for the coaches and managers (team officials), and how an individual can access the SafeSport Training from within their coach or manager (team official) account in GotSoccer 

Player Safety:

Goal Safety: Zach's Law
Goal Safety Reminder: Guidelines for Movable Soccer Goal Safety, Watch the MSYSA Goal Safety ModuleRead more...
US Youth Soccer - Concussion Notification Form
US Soccer Heat & Hydration Guidelines: Read MemoUS Soccer Heat Guidelines
Concussion Prevention
MSYSA Memo- Player Concussions

Risk Management for Organizations:

 Managing the Ultimate Risk
 Incident Report (Example Only)
 Living Through a Lawsuit
 CPSC Guidelines for Movable Soccer Goals
 Sexual Abuse and Molestation Policies and Procedures
 Land/Facility Use Agreement
 US Youth Soccer Risk Management (Beyond Safe)
 Website Risk Management for Youth Organizations
 Creating a Culture of Safety
 Youth Soccer Insurance Claims 2012
 Risk Management Aspects of Running a Soccer Tournament

Coaches and Parents: 

Steps to Link Risk Management to GotSoccer Account 
Soccer In a Digital World 
Soccer Coaches Safety Checklist
CDC - Heads Up Concussion In Youth Sports 
Lightning Safety Outdoors
Hotel Safety Tips for Tournaments 
Lightning Safety
MSYSA Severe Weather Policy

Other Resources: CPR Resources  First Aid Resources

If you would like to view presentations, documentation and articles regarding various risk management topics, please visit US Youth Soccer's Risk Management Resource Center.