It is no secret that American football produces large amounts of brain injuries and other sports injuries. In recent days, Donald Parham of the Los Angeles Chargers has made headlines after experiencing extreme trauma in the form of a head injury. Just as in the National Football League (NFL), these types of sports injuries are… Continue reading Head Injuries: A Look into American Sports
In what’s being called a wave of concussion lawsuits, former NCAA football players are asking for damages for what they say was the mistreatment of their concussions during gameplay. The plaintiffs in these lawsuits allege that this mistreatment led to the development of medical issues ranging from depression and headaches to early-onset Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s… Continue reading NCAA Under Fire: 300+ Lawsuits Filed By Former Players Citing Concussion Woes
Participating in sports is great for staying in shape and maintaining good health, but sports-related injuries often eclipse the benefits of participating in sports. Did you know? An estimated more than 7 million Americans sustain sports-related injuries each year, while children account for over 3.5 million of these injuries. “Collisions between players and contact sports… Continue reading Sports Injury Caused By Defective Sports Equipment: Who Can Be Held Liable?