STP 1305 presents up-to-date information on the risk factors for and concerning injuries that occur in the playing and participation of the game of American football. It provides a valuable resource for identifying these risk factors and establishing procedures and techniques to reduce injuries that occur in this athletic and recreational activity.
22 peer-reviewed papers in sections on
and Management: Systems.
Injury in Youth Football
Enhancing Safety with an Improved Cervical Test Device
Beebe M., Eppinger R., Haffner M., Kleinberger M.
A Proposed Method for Evaluating Neck Protection Equipment
Burstein A., Otis J.
Football Helmet Fitting Errors in Wisconsin High School Players
McGuine T., Nass S.
Football Fields and Facilities: Safety Guideline Concerns
The Envelope System—Performance and Experience in the United Kingdom
Craggs J., Dury D.
Actual Field Performance of Synthetic Turf as Measured over a Thirty Year Period
Gorham P., Orofino T.
The Sports Turf Management Research Program at Michigan State University
Crum J., Krick T., Rogers J., Stier J., Vanini J.
Traction Measurement on Natural Turf
McNitt A., Middour R., Waddington D.
The Football Coach and Football Safety
Paper ID: STP1305-EB