Equestrian Medical Safety Association

International Helmet Awareness Day – August 1, 2015

International Helmet Awareness Day is designed to educate horse people about the benefits of wearing a properly fitted, secured, certified helmet. The program is presented by Riders4Helmets as a collaboration of manufactures, retailers, scientist and those interested in...

How Do I get Started Horseback Riding?

There is an exciting opportunity taking place right now for those who want to participate in horse activities. The American Horse Council’s Time To Ride is looking to introduce new people to horses through activities that will give a positive first experience. Hundreds of...

New Newsletter Available

The EMSA Newsletter is posted. We are starting a series of articles for a everyday safety awareness for variety of activities. Most sports have mandated “safety” rules and guidelines built into their competition protocol. However, as most accidents with horses don’t happen at...