TABLE 2

Concussion Prevention Resources

Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute
    Clearinghouse Web site and technical resource for helmet information
    www.helmets.org; 703-486-0100
Brain Injury Association of America
    General information about head injury prevention, as well as brain injuries in several sports
    www.biausa.org; 800-444-6443
Canada's National Brain and Spinal Cord Injury Prevention Foundation
    Includes awareness and education program focused specifically on concussion; “smart hockey” videotapes designed to prevent concussion are available for purchase
    www.thinkfirst.ca; 800-335-6076
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Wealth of brain injury information including free concussion fact sheets for athletes through the recently released high school coaches’ tool kit
    www.cdc.gov/ncipc/tbi/coaches_tool_kit.htm
National Safe Kids Campaign
    Dedicated to the prevention of all unintentional childhood injury; available fact sheets are focused on sports and recreational injuries
    www.safekids.org; 202-662-0600
National Youth Sports Safety Foundation
    Educational organization focused on reducing injuries in youth sports; sports-    safety fact sheets are available for purchase
    www.nyssf.org; 617-277-1171
Pashby Sports Safety Fund Concussion Site
    Web site devoted to providing education about concussion specifically, including proper recognition and prevention tips
    www.concussionsafety.com