Equestrian Medical Safety Association

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concussion

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...
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Developements in Concussion Management and Prevention

Public awareness of concussion and its consequences is in the news a lot lately. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported to congress about concussion. The goal was to improve statistics about concussion, to improve evaluation of rehabilitation and to...
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Well Developed Concusion Tools As Part of Every Riding Program

There does not appear to be one stop shopping for someone to get a feel for what safety infrastructure should be in place when looking for a horse facility or instruction. Equally there is not a good template for facilities, trainers or instructors to offer in person and on their...
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