Injury Awareness Week 2011

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It’s ┬áInjury Awareness Week 2003 in the UK and since all skating activities are prone to head injury, I thought it appropriate to publicise the press release on this site. Remember – if skating, please wear full safety gear – helmet, knee/elbow pads and wrist guards!
INJURY AND YOUNG PEOPLE

A BRIEFING FOR INJURY AWARENESS WEEK

Head injury is the foremost cause of death and disability in young people. In an age of increased motorisation and violence, head injury is a health care problem which is not going to go away.’

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