Accident at the hotel:
You are at a 5* event, and the Organizing Committee has booked all athletes into the same hotel and is paying for their accommodation.
On the morning of the 2nd day, the Event Director informs you that there was an incident in the hotel that took place at 1:30 in the morning, and one of the athletes involved had pushed a female staff member who, although unhurt, had fallen to the floor.
The Event Director is requesting that you deal with the incident as per FEI Rules and Regulations.
a) If there was no Appeal Committee and you were Ground Jury President, how would you proceed?
b) If you were the Appeal Committee President and the case was referred to you, how would you proceed?