Safeguarding Athletes: The Importance of Specialized Sports Testing

sports helmet testing and impact injury research

Whether a professional, amateur or recreational athlete, every sport contains some amount of injury risk. However, sudden impact to the head can lead to a variety of injuries, ranging from contusions and lacerations to concussions, skull fracture and severe traumatic brain injury.  Even whiplash, often thought of as a neck injury, can involve concussion-like symptoms […]

Key Factors in Impact Injury Research

key factors in impact injury

Impact injury research forms the bedrock of safety research, especially when guided by Biokinetics’ decades of consulting and testing experience. As a way of assessing the factors that contribute to impact injuries, as well as how specific variables affect the severity and long-term effects on the human body, impact injury research helps to establish an […]