Youth Sports Safety
Rule Number One: Athletes should always wear the right protective equipment for their activity.
With school sports in high gear, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has developed a tool kit to help coaches prevent, recognize, and manage concussions and other head injuries, and resources for parents and young athletes.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Injury Prevention and Control
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Contact the Injury and Violence Prevention Program
Injury and Violence Prevention Program
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, PO Box 70
Burlington, VT 05402