Player welfare news
- (IRB.COM) Friday 4 April 2014
The International Rugby Board steps up its commitment to promoting concussion awareness with a new resource aimed at educating the public.
- (IRB.COM) Tuesday 5 November 2013
The fifth annual IRB Medical Commission Conference in Dublin will see delegates consider key areas of the IRB's player welfare strategy.
- (IRB.COM) Saturday 14 September 2013
The IRB works tirelessly in collaboration with Unions, IRPA and leading neurologists to ensure its concussion policies put players first.
- (IRB.COM) Friday 30 November 2012
Fourth annual IRB Medical Commission Conference announces roll out of medical education courses aimed at enhancing player welfare.
- (IRB.COM) Friday 9 November 2012
The IRB underscores its commitment to improving player welfare best practice by playing a central role in concussion in sport conference.
- (IRB.COM) Monday 14 May 2012
A collaborative approach to reducing injuries is paying off as the IRB announces dates for the 2012 Medical Conference.
- (IRB.COM) Monday 6 February 2012
The International Rugby Board launches a new interactive website to provide the best possible concussion education.
- (IRB.COM) Tuesday 22 November 2011
Strategies in promotion of best practice player welfare education and injury prevention were topics at the 2011 IRB Medical Conference.
- (IRB.COM) Tuesday 15 November 2011
The IRB launches an innovative online strength and conditioning resource, reinforcing its commitment to put player welfare first.
- (IRB.COM) Thursday 2 June 2011
The IRB underscores its commitment to promoting Player Welfare best-practice with the approval of revised protocols governing concussion.
- (IRB.COM) Wednesday 12 January 2011
USA Rugby will host a Sports Medicine Symposium in Las Vegas on the eve of the USA Sevens, featuring a number of expert speakers and debating key areas.
- 20 April - Tyler Ardron and Jeff Hassler look back on playing for Canada at the Junior World Rugby Trophy
- 19 April - Titi Lamositele Feature
- 18 April - Raef Morrison on living in Hong Kong and playing Sevens and Fifteens for the country
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- 14 April - Benji Marshall interview