Nobody wants their enjoyment of golf spoilt by accidents and all golfers are responsible to ensure their safety and the safety of others.
- Grass, and other areas, can be slippery and proper golf shoes are essential and extra care is needed if driving a buggy on sloping areas.
- Please ensure your playing partners are clear before swinging a golf club.
- Flying golf balls are dangerous:
- Only strike a ball if you have checked that the area ahead is clear.
- Shout FORE if you see a ball flying towards an area where there may be people.
- If you hear FORE, turn away from the caller and minimize your target area.
- If you can see or hear a vehicle on a road adjacent to the hole being played then wait for the vehicle to pass before striking the ball.
- Parts of the course may be unsafe and cause injury:
- The ground may be uneven underfoot.
- Low lying branches may catch your face or eyes.
- Wind may cause trees or branches to fall.
- From time to time it is necessary to spray chemicals on the course so avoid oral contact with gloves, balls, tees, etc.
- Please take care when using buggies or driving in the car park .
All golfers must ensure they are fully insured against risk when playing golf including insurance against personal injury to the individual or others or damage to vehicles, buildings or equipment.