Howland Athletic Club

Concussions

Concussions

Did You Know?

• Most concussions occur without loss of consciousness.

• Athletes who have, at any point in their lives, had a concussion have an increased risk for another concussion.

• Young children and teens are more likely to get a concussion and take longer to recover than adults.

All Parents and Coaches need to review the below Concussion data sheet from the CDC
Concussion Data Sheet

HAC takes youth concussions very seriously.
It is Ohio state law that all coaches must take the online concussion course
Ohio Concussion Law

MANDATORY ONLINE TRAINING

Please take the below CDC online training and keep a copy of the certificate of completion

CDC Heads Up Training

 
​Remember

Concussions affect people differently. While most athletes with a concussion recover quickly and fully, some will have symptoms that last for days, or even weeks. A more serious concussion can last for months or longer.