We are delighted to announce that ParaSport Ontario has joined the Play Safe Initiaitve Stewardship Group!
About ParaSport Ontario (from www.parasportontario.ca):
ParaSport Ontario (formerly Paralympics Ontario) is a non-profit charitable organization that was established in 1981 and incorporated in 1988. PO has four member Provincial Multi-Sport Organizations:
We are pleased to announce that the Coaches Association of Ontario has joined the Stewardship Group and will lend their coaching expertise to the Play Safe Initiative. We are delighted to have this energetic group on board and build on their demonstrated leadership in sport injury edcuation through initiatives like the Return to Play series.
This month's edition of the Risk Management Magazine covers a good variety of sport and recreation issues including injury and risk. Some of the articles, particularly the one on the Luge incident at the 2010 Winter Games raise interesting questions about planning for and responding to risk. When considering the process and systemic approach used in the field of risk management to identify risk, it would seem that we have a lot to learn in sport and recreation...