National Athletic Trainers’ Association Position Statement: Lightning Safety for Athletics and Recreation
Walsh KM, Cooper MA, Holle R, Rakov V, Roeder WP, Ryan M. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013. Epub Ahead of Print.
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association released an updated position statement regarding “education, prevention, and management of lightning injuries for those involved in athletics and recreation.” The position statement contains several recommendations including a detailed description of the components of a lightening-safety policy.