Equestrian Medical Safety Association

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concussion

Charles Owen Director Discusses Innovation Award

We hear a lot about helmet technology, particularly in recent years related to football concussion injuries. As the horse sports have relatively few participants and a very small media audience compared to the NFL, it is remarkable when a leading manufacturer of riding helmets is...
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Safety Developments In Many Sports

Two new articles about Australian racing have information that can be applicable to  professional riders and sports enthusiasts. The first is workplace injuries for jockeys and apprentices that looks at the costs (through insurance payments) for (2002-2010). Race day injuries...
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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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