Latest News

Back to Latest News back

 

AFL to face class action from former players impacted by effects of concussion

AFL to face class action from former players impacted by effects of concussion
February 27, 2023

Related Articles

25th October 2022 - AFL apologises to past players over past concussion research

1st September 2022 - James Cook University study focuses on concussion in women’s contact sports

2nd August 2022 - Warringah Rats Rugby Union among sporting clubs to acquire latest concussion technology

4th February 2022 - NFL legend Brett Favre involved with Melbourne trials of world-first concussion treatment

8th October 2021 - Australian Institute of Sport leads major project examining concussion

4th February 2021 - Rhino Australia launches Innovative sports robot to reduce football training concussions

11th January 2021 - Study finds impacts of AFL players concussion last longer than previously thought

4th July 2019 - Rugby league players considering class action over NRL’s approach to concussion

12th February 2019 - Concussion in Sport Australia initiative launches position statement and toolkit

20th December 2017 - New South Wales Institute of Sport to introduce new concussion test for athletes

11th July 2017 - UQ researchers to embark on groundbreaking study on athlete concussions

24th March 2017 - NRL takes hard line on concussions with record fines for three clubs

30th August 2016 - Australian athletes groups join forces to tackle concussion management

29th August 2016 - World Rugby praises concussion technology after Rio 2016 sevens tournaments

17th July 2016 - AFL injury survey shows substantial rise in player concussions

28th May 2016 - Leaders in sport and medicine advise young athletes to sit out 14 days after concussion

17th November 2015 - Innovative mouthguard design aids detection of concussion

20th August 2014 - New technology aims to protect athletes from repetitive concussions

20th March 2014 - PFA calls for strict enforcement of A-League concussion rules


Support our industry news service
We hope that you value the news that we publish so while you're here can we ask for your support?

As an independent publisher, we need reader support for our industry news gathering so ask that - if you don't already do so - you back us by subscribing to the printed Australasian Leisure Management magazine and/or our online news.

Click here to view our subscription options.

 

supplier directory

The Complete Guide to Leisure Industry Products & Services.

See the directory see all

Intelligenz Solutions

Intelligenz provides Leisure Management Software for managing all your Program Registrations, Facility Bookings, Membership Sales and POS Transactions; including detailed Reporting, automated…

read more

Access / Billing / Finance / Marketing / Technology

 
 

COMMERCIAL AQUATICS AUSTRALIA

Commercial Aquatics Australia provides aquatic solutions nationwide and is one of the largest and most experienced companies specialising in the design, construction, renovation, service, maintenance…

read more

Aquatics / Design / Play / Waterparks

 
 

SimplySwim

    SimplySwim is a school management solution that helps swimming school owners and managers optimize operations by automating functions such as managing class schedules, billing and…

read more

Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Safety / Technology

 
 

SENtag

Developed in Europe, this innovative system offers a safety management solution for swimming pools that checks individual swimmers via their wristband - monitoring their depth and time. Sensors…

read more

Aquatics / Hospitality / Safety / Technology / Waterparks

 
 

Ticketworx Pty Ltd

Ticketworx (formerly House of Tickets) is Australia and New Zealand’s foremost ticket specialist servicing some 2,700 clients and producing in excess of 30 million per tickets per annum.…

read more

Entertainment / Events / Technology / Ticketing / Venues

 
 

The Jump Pad

The Jump Pad is a safe, flat inflatable made in a variety of sizes which can be used indoor or outdoor. From 3mx3m up to a whopping 9mx21m. Markets include Indoor and outdoor playgrounds, schools,…

read more

Attractions / Entertainment / Play

 
 

SportEng

ABOUT SPORTENG specialises in the Planning, Design and Construction inspection of Fields of Play for all sports. Blending engineering with the specialist knowledge gained from working closely with…

read more

Consultants / Recreation / Sport / Surfaces / Venues

 
 

Centaman Entrance Control

Turnstile Entry Systems and Access Control Centaman Entrance Controls’ Award Winning Range of Access Control Systems includes tripod & triarm turnstiles, speedgates, full height…

read more

Access / Entertainment / Sport / Ticketing / Venues

 
 
 
 

get listed with our suppliers directory

Get your business noticed in our targeted directory. Viewed by 10,000 industry professionals per week!

list your business