Nearly 2.6 million children are seen in the ER every year due to sports related injuries. On top of that, 5 million teeth are knocked out every year in sports. April is Youth Sports Safety Month and National Facial Protection month. Take the time to review these sports safety tips and take the pledge to play it safe this season!
Parent, coach or athlete - make a commitment to safety this year with these rules:
Despite inscreased awareness, every year athletes die while playing sports. In fact, an average of 12 high school and college football players die every year. We are not OK with that and are determined to bring that number. Take the pledge with us to play it safe this year.
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