Resource articles

O as in obese

Obesity related healthcare costs will increase from $48 to $66 billion per year by 2030

Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP)

Employers are legally obligated to provide a safe workplace per Cal/ OSHA Act of 1973.

Cheering for concussion awareness

Knowing how concussions occur, signs and symptoms, along with precautionary steps, your program can take are vital to a successful concussion management program.

Preventing tumbling injuries in cheerleading

Back handsprings cause the most tumbling injuries, and require spotters to be both experienced and vigilant when supervising this activity.

New member orientations

The importance of new member orientations.

Taking the stress out of heat

Protecting yourself from heat-related illnesses.

Establishing wilderness medical protocols

An emerging risk management issue is whether or not trained staff should use their training in remote settings.

The need for standardized endotracheal intubation training

Training, protocols, and confirmation of technical proficiency are necessary components of a safe approach to endotracheal intubation.

Preventing gymnastics injuries is everyone’s responsibility

Gymnastics injuries can have various impacts on your business, ranging from costly medical expenses and liability claims that may increase insurance cost, downtime in a gymnast’s training, and negative word-of-mouth advertising.

Warm water amoeba hazard

Only 3 people out of 138 known infected by Naegleria fowleri amoebas in the US from 1962 to 2015 have survived.