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Is the increase in reported concussions in rugby due to greater awareness?

Thursday 24th September 2015

The 2015 Rugby World Cup (RWC) is now in full swing, but as we cheer on our national teams, we can’t forget the startling – and also concerning – statistics that highlight a 59% increase in the number of reported concussions in English rugby in 2013-14 compared to the previous season. The England Professional Rugby…

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Is World Rugby learning from the NFL’s experience with its proactive approach to the dangers of concussion?

Thursday 17th September 2015

Catastrophic Injury Solicitor, David Sears, has welcomed news that World Rugby is appointing medical experts in concussion ahead of the 2015 Rugby World Cup as a positive step in moving away from an over-reliance on professional players admitting their symptoms. David chaired Minster Law’s first Concussion in Sport event in York in February this year…

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Work hard play hard

Wednesday 9th September 2015

Minster Law trainee Rebecca Skirrow’s sporting hobby has seen her travel all over the country in search of the best rivers. However, late last year, her love of kayaking and penchant for adventure took her a little further afield than she was planning… Rebecca and three of her friends, Tim, Amie and Mark, set off…

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Our trainees – the first seat

Friday 4th September 2015

Our Training Contracts give aspiring solicitors the opportunity to maximise their knowledge and experience across a broad selection of seat subjects including all categories of personal injury and other personal legal topics. That’s real responsibility, client contact and the chance to gain practical experience and the commercial skills to become (at the very least) a…

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