Safety & Security


ConcussionReport
Article | May 15, 2019
FDA: Don't Use Mobile Apps to Diagnose Concussions   

No, the FDA really shouldn’t have to issue a warning to coaches and parents not to use apps and other devices to help assess, diagnose or manage... More>>



Ref
Article | May 15, 2019
Ohio Bill Would Make Assaulting Umpires, Referees a Felony   

In an ideal world, this development would not be necessary. Ohio lawmakers want to put an end to assaults on sports officials at all levels once and... More>>



Plumeri
Article | May 15, 2019
Organically Treated Fields are Safer – But Are They Better?   

Cities with venues that use alternative energy sources and that make a commitment to eco-friendliness are seen as more desirable by potential... More>>



BaseballInGrass
Article | May 1, 2019
Sports Turf Expert: Don’t Burn Your Fields to Dry Them   

It certainly made headlines: the high school coach who tried to dry his wet field by dousing parts of it with gasoline and dropping a match. Other... More>>



Vaccine
Article | May 1, 2019
City Considers Banning Unvaccinated Kids from Youth Sports   

Well, this idea is spreading like, oh, the measles. But maybe this time, that’s a good thing. At least one New Jersey city is considering... More>>



Drone
Article | May 1, 2019
Game of Drones: Stadium Regulations are Coming   

Drones continue to create a buzz (and not always a good one) in cities with high-profile sports teams. Now, Homeland Security is involved, along with... More>>



IceSkates
Article | May 1, 2019
Senator: U.S. Figure Skating Needs ‘Immediate Change’   

With so much attention focused on USA Gymnastics and the Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal, it may have been easy to miss the U.S. Center for... More>>



HealthAlert
Article | May 1, 2019
A New Health Concern for Event Owners: ‘The CrossFit Disease’   

Event owners – who already know the importance of following concussion protocols and who are already on edge about unvaccinated athletes – now... More>>



Audit
Article | May 1, 2019
Lack of Transparency at the Parks Level Lands Clearwater in Hot Water   

Clearwater is in hot water. Following the revelation that the special events division of its parks and recreation department hadn’t tracked income... More>>


Poll | May 1, 2019
Vaccination Requirements   

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