Key Links


RFU RugbySafe

RugbySafe is RFU’s overarching player safety and wellbeing programme to support clubs, schools, colleges, universities and participants at all levels of the game.


RFU Headcase

Headcase is responsible for providing online information about concussion for coaches, match officials, players, teachers, and parents and guardians.


NHS Concussion Symptoms

This page provides concise medical information surrounding the symptoms of concussion.


Boston University Brain Bank

The purpose of the VA-BU-CLF Brain Bank is to collect and study post-mortem human brain and spinal cord tissue to better understand the effects of trauma on the human nervous system.


PBS News Headgames

In a special two-hour investigation, FRONTLINE reveals the hidden story of the NFL and brain injuries.


Organisations


World Rugby

World Rugby (WR) is the world governing body for the sport of rugby union.

 


Rugby Football Union

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) is the national governing body for grassroots and elite rugby in England, with 2,000 autonomous rugby clubs in its membership.

 

Irish Rugby Football Union

The Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) is the body managing rugby union in the island of Ireland.

 

Welsh Rugby Union

The Welsh Rugby Union (WRU) is the governing body of rugby union in Wales, recognised by the sport's international governing body, World Rugby.

 

Scottish Rugby Union

The Scottish Rugby Union (SRU) is the governing body of rugby union in Scotland.

 

Rugby League

The RFL is the national governing body for Rugby League in the UK. The team is committed to developing and growing Rugby League at all levels.