Softball BC believes everyone has the right to enjoy the sport despite their level of participation. As such, Softball BC encourages all individuals to communicate openly, collaboratively, and use problem solving techniques to resolve differences in opinion. Resolving a conflict at an early stage may prevent a situation from escalating and resulting in a formal complaint.
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Softball BC recognizes and respects that filing a report can be both a difficult and emotional process. To make the reporting process as simple, and as straight forward as possible, please refer to Softball BC's reporting process to determine who to contact regarding your incident/ complaint.
Softball BC's Independent Third-Party Reporting Service
Reporting is critical in creating and maintaining a safe environment for all participants. Independent, third-party complaints management is a directive of Canada’s Safe Sport movement.
The independent service mandate includes, but is not limited to:
Softball Canada has appointed the following individual to receive reports made under this service:
All Softball BC stakeholders are expected to fulfill responsibilities and obligations including, but not limited to, complying with Softball BC's policy’s, bylaws, rules and regulations, code of conducts and ethics. Non-compliance may result in sanctions pursuant to the organizations Discipline and Complaints policy.
For more information on Discipline/Complaints and the policy please contact Barry Petrachenko at email@example.com