Jarring Concussion Dangers In High School And College Football. 41% of student athletes with concussions get back on the field too soon. Don't put yourself or your child at risk. Make sure your coaches and athletic trainers are putting player safety first.
In the field of athletics, a common dialogue of coaches, administrators, athletes, and the media surrounds player safety and concussions. Although the majority of concussions are not associated with a loss of consciousness, the long term affects of these sometimes minor traumatic brain injuries can be devastating. Concussions can occur in many sports, with the NCAA rating Women’s Hockey as the collegiate sport with the highest rate of reported concussions.