Concussion awareness is vital

I REFER to the report, “Call to ban rugby for under-18s” (The Star, Feb 18; online at Such calls are not new, having been made more than a decade ago. At that time, I wrote a letter reminding local rugby officials to strictly observe and implement the then Inter-national Rugby Board’s Pitch Side Concussion Assessment (PSCA) Protocol.

Readers might find a recap of the letter useful:

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