Concussion in sport



1 The problem of concussion and sport

The value of an evidence-based approach

Risk versus reward

2 Grassroots sport

A lack of awareness

What can be done?

3 Elite sport

Does elite sport recognise its responsibilities?

4 Professional sport

Professional football

Professional rugby

Professional employment or sporting endeavour

5 The need for a coherent approach

Research activity

Clear messaging and advice

The Government’s role in regulating sport

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

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