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Risk Management for Health/fitness Professionals: Legal Issues and Strategies Paperback – 1 Oct 2008

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  • Paperback: 432 pages
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins; 1 edition (1 Oct. 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 078178364X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0781783644
  • Product Dimensions: 21.1 x 2.3 x 27.4 cm
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 6,784,986 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Risk Management for Health/Fitness Professionals" addresses legal issues in health and fitness arena. This book will provide basic knowledge of the law applicable to the health/fitness field and specific risk management strategies that health/fitness professionals can implement to minimize legal liability. It offers health/fitness students and professionals a greater understanding of legal issues such as pre-activity screening, emergency procedures, instruction, supervision, and exercise equipment issues. The book will take a practical approach using cases to illustrate legal concepts.

About the Author

Daniel P. Connaughton is an associate professor at the University of Florida (UF) where he conducts research and teaches sport law and risk management.

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