Equestrian Medical Safety Association


risk reduction

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...

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...

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...