Youth sports can result in concussions and other head injuries. How do head injury risks of football, non-tackle football, basketball and soccer compare? Data from emergency rooms and youth sports participation surveys provide insights.
Rimkus Director, Human Factors, Steve Hall and Human Factors Consultant Jared Frantz co-authored a paper for the Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine titled Emergency Department Visits From 2014 to 2018 for Head Injuries in Youth Non-Tackle Football Compared With Other Sports. Read the full paper here.