Risk Management in Sport Issues and Strategies

ISBN-10: 1594600147

ISBN-13: 9781594600142

Edition: 2nd 2005

Authors: Herb Appenzeller

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Risk management, long a part of business and the insurance industry, has become a recent addition to sport law and industry. In this work, 34 contributions discuss topics related to tort liability, medical, event, and facility issues. Among the specific topics: warnings, waivers, and informed consent; youth sport and the law; blood borne pathogens; responding to a campus death; crowd management; the participation physical exam; Title IX; and drug testing. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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List price: $38.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 552
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.486
Language: English

Risk management in sport
On issues and strategies
The legal system
Glossary of legal words and phrases
Tort liability issues
The catastrophic claims perspective
Warnings, waivers and informed consent
Defamation and the sport plaintiff : an uneasy alliance
The sport club dilemma
Product liability
Vehicle safety
Youth sport and the law
Liability and risk management for property owner's associations and recreation departments
Risk management for physical educators
Medical issues
Administering a sport medicine program
Blood borne pathogens
A catastrophic injury plan
Responding to a campus death
The preparticipation physical examination
The problem of sudden death in competitive athletes
Emergency medical preparedness
A.T.,C. and EMTs - confrontation or cooperation?
Six minutes to live or die, automatic external defibrillators
Event and facility management issues
Event management : a practical approach
Events crowd management
ADA and sport facilities
Risk management in public assembly facilities
Conducting a facility risk review
Expecting the unexpected : preparing for emergencies
A risk management checklist for athletic directors
Playground safety
Fitness center safety
Risk management concerns
Title IX fundamentals
Accommodating individuals with disabilities in regular sports programs
Termination or discipline of a coach : what process is due?
The risk management of outdoor adventure pursuits
Cheerleading and the law
Aquatics and the law
Drug testing and the NCAA
Managing disasters - the National Incident Management System
Investigating sexual harassment complaints
Trends in risk management
Employment law issues
New approach to resolve disputes
Trends and issues in risk management for recreational sport programs
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