The BSA has eliminated its Tour and Activity Plan, replacing that paperwork-heavy, time-consuming task with a flexible approach to planning safe outings.
The Annual Health and Medial Record is required for every participant at Boy Scout summer camp, any of the four high-adventure bases and the jamboree.
It's called the Scouter Code of Conduct. Think of it like a checklist of expectations for adult conduct in the Scouting program.
A pair of sessions this winter in Florida will help councils improve how they handle Wilderness First Aid instruction and Enterprise Risk Management.
Plan ahead. Talk to the Scout's parents. Be smart about storage and labeling. Review the eight steps for dealing with a youth member’s medication.
The third-annual Pool Safely Pledge Week is July 18 to 24, 2016. The Boy Scouts of America is a partner in promoting this important safety message.
The Eagle Scout who made headlines with a campaign against texting while driving is back with an important safety message about Pokémon GO.
The Boy Scouts of America has plenty of aquatics fun in store for Scouts this summer. It's fun to have fun, but you have to know how to do it safely.
BSA initiatives on the responsible use of medicine, on physical activity and on nutrition align with what the Surgeon General deems most important.
You can't learn how to perform CPR from a blog post. Consider the CPR guidelines here to be a jumping-off point before you take more-formal training.