sports


Has rugby become too brutal?

Is rugby safe? SHP takes at look at the sport, particularly at amateur level, to find out how to minimise the risk of serious injury when running tournaments. Read More

Mental health in sport: Winning the off-pitch battles

For many sportsmen and women, the greatest achievement they can aspire to is an Olympic medal or a world championship. But now many are publicly talking about their battles and victories off the field, particularly around mental health in sport. Read More

Let’s get physical says AXA PPP healthcare…

AXA PPP healthcare has urged employers to let staff take part in National Fitness Day, which this year takes place on 26 September. Read More

July sporting events provide perfect opportunity to engage staff in health and wellbeing

For fans of sport, it’s going to be an exciting July as major events including Wimbledon, the World Cup and Tour de France kick off or draw to a close. This is a great time for businesses to capitalise on this sporting fever and engage employees in health and wellbeing, says The Health Insurance Group. Read More

New mental health action plan to help athletes

The Government has unveiled a mental health action plan to improve awareness and training in the top levels of sport. Read More

Mermaid outfit banned from pool ‘for health and safety reasons’

A woman wearing a mermaid outfit has been told that she cannot swim in her local public swimming facilities due to health and safety legislation. Read More

Dame Kelly Holmes captivates the crowds at Safety & Health Expo 2017

Britain's Olympic legend opened up about her journey from suffering mental ill health, to physical illness and injury, to her time in the Army. Read More

Safer summer sports for stadium staff

Health and safety at sports stadiums involve many different aspects. Paul Jakeway, Marketing Director at skin care expert Deb, explains Read More

Sports: Cycling leaders crash on same “treacherous” descent

Former Olympic individual pursuit champion Chris Boardman has stated that the course, where both the women and men’s leaders crashed Read More

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