Playing sport should be safe but it will never be risk free. Good prevention methods and procedures for managing injuries and emergencies can help reduce the incidence and the impact. Given that about 50% of injuries are preventable, it makes sense to become the safest club you can.
It may even help in your recruitment given that safety perceptions influence people’s choice of sport for themselves and children. Select your area of interest from the list below or complete the Smartplay Safe Club Assessment to determine where your club could improve.