Provides interested baseball/softball parties with new recommendations,guidelines, and suggestions on how baseball and softball programs, equipment, and facilities can be made safer. Whether you are concerned with the scientific intricacies of bat and ball research or how to best manage baseball/softball programs, this publication offers the most diverse collection of baseball/softball safety related data and information available.
10 comprehensive, peer-reviewed papers from a wide range of experts cover state of the art products, materials, technology, epidemiology and program operations critical to baseball and softball. Specific topics addressed include:
The physics of baseball/softball equipment
The latest advances in protective equipment
Innovative baseball/softball field design
Improved operations and maintenance systems
Spectator safety management
The causes of baseball/softball injuries.