concussion

Education
12:31 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Kentucky Extends Concussion Training to Middle School Coaches

The map shows which states have created concussion laws.

 

Gov. Steve Beshear has signed a bill into law, HB281, that extends mandatory concussion training to all coaches involved in inter-scholastic athletics.

Kentucky previously only required high school coaches to undergo training related to preventing and treating common injuries. The Commonwealth now joins 35 other states that have passed some form of state-wide concussion legislation.

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