Soledad O'Brien interviewed Laurie Giordano, President of Zach Martin Foundation during this look into Exertional Heat Stroke deaths of high school athletes.
Signed into law 6/23/2020!
This law provides FHSAA high schools with policies to protect the health and safety of their students while participating in clubs and sports year-round.
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Minutes matter with Exertional Heat Stroke
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An easy guide to PLAN, PREPARE, & PROTECT from Exertional Heat Illness in any setting.
The Zach Martin Memorial Foundation takes every opportunity available to get involved and make a difference in the highly competitive culture of high school sports.
Most injuries happen during practices.
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Through our experience of losing a child to a completely preventable injury, this book will not only educate but empower every parent, coach, and student athlete who reads it. Readers will be educated on the signs and symptoms of heat related injuries, player safety 101, and questions to ask all coaches to keep your child safe while they are playing any sport at all competition levels. “We never want another parent to feel what we felt losing Jordan.” - Marty McNair
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