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#HIA

# hia - Monday 19 April, 2021

Sexton sidelined but Leinster set for boost of returning players against Munster
# Head Injury
# Head Injury

Sexton sidelined but Leinster set for boost of returning players against Munster

Apr 19th 2021, 2:29 PM 15,737 Views 25 Comments

The 35-year-old suffered a head injury against Exeter two weekends ago.

# hia - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Farrell 'really proud' of Ireland but Ryan emerges as injury doubt for England clash
# HIA
# HIA

Farrell 'really proud' of Ireland but Ryan emerges as injury doubt for England clash

Mar 14th 2021, 7:02 PM 10,786 Views 32 Comments

The Ireland boss said Johnny Sexton was cramping before his late winning penalty.

# hia - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

Rugby's biggest problem rears it head as ex-players consider legal action
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

Rugby's biggest problem rears it head as ex-players consider legal action

Dec 8th 2020, 5:47 PM 13,769 Views 14 Comments

Ex-England hooker Steve Thompson has been diagnosed with early onset dementia and probable CTE.

# hia - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

'I'm thankful. People have gotten badly hurt and ended up with lifelong repercussions of concussion'
# HIA
# HIA

'I'm thankful. People have gotten badly hurt and ended up with lifelong repercussions of concussion'

Feb 19th 2020, 6:45 AM 3,099 Views 0 Comments

Ireland hooker Cliodhna Moloney details her recent HIA return, reflects on the Six Nations so far and looks to England.

# hia - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Biggar out for Uruguay game and will require further assessment after another head injury
# HIA
# HIA

Biggar out for Uruguay game and will require further assessment after another head injury

Oct 9th 2019, 5:19 PM 7,123 Views 11 Comments

The out-half previously suffered a blow to the head against Australia.

# hia - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'I got a bit of a scare' - Murray on injury worry during 'embarrassing' defeat to England
# Recovered
# Recovered

'I got a bit of a scare' - Murray on injury worry during 'embarrassing' defeat to England

Aug 28th 2019, 3:00 PM 15,706 Views 19 Comments

The Munster scrum-half was back in full training on Monday and yesterday.

# hia - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Ireland expect Johnny Sexton to 'bounce back quickly' after failing HIA
# Head Injury
# Head Injury

Ireland expect Johnny Sexton to 'bounce back quickly' after failing HIA

Feb 9th 2019, 5:13 PM 12,609 Views 22 Comments

The experienced out-half was replaced by Joey Carbery in the first half of the win over Scotland.

# hia - Monday 5 February, 2018

French use of 'HIA' replacements under extra scrutiny with second stage of review
# Concussion
# Concussion

French use of 'HIA' replacements under extra scrutiny with second stage of review

Feb 5th 2018, 6:53 PM 12,555 Views 16 Comments

The Six Nations has stepped up the investigation into the classification of France’s replacements on Saturday.

# hia - Sunday 4 February, 2018

France's use of HIA protocol under review after 'a number of incidents' in Paris
# Head Games
# Head Games

France's use of HIA protocol under review after 'a number of incidents' in Paris

Feb 4th 2018, 1:00 PM 20,489 Views 33 Comments

Six Nations organisers have released a statement.

# hia - Thursday 17 August, 2017

Now rugby players will have to stay off the pitch for 10 minutes to undergo head injury assessment
# Take Time Out
# Take Time Out

Now rugby players will have to stay off the pitch for 10 minutes to undergo head injury assessment

Aug 17th 2017, 9:19 PM 5,234 Views 3 Comments

The new ruling wll be enforced from 26 August.

# hia - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Munster's medical team cleared following investigation into Conor Murray head injury
# Protocol
# Protocol

Munster's medical team cleared following investigation into Conor Murray head injury

Mar 8th 2017, 11:40 AM 10,718 Views 2 Comments

World Rugby Head Injury Assessment protocol was correctly followed in Glasgow game, says EPCR.

# hia - Monday 16 January, 2017

Sexton cleared to face Castres as Leinster clarify Friday's HIA procedure
# HIA
# HIA

Sexton cleared to face Castres as Leinster clarify Friday's HIA procedure

Jan 16th 2017, 4:18 PM 7,796 Views 15 Comments

The out-half has passed all the required tests and is fit to face the Top 14 this weekend.

# hia - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Munster set to face Untoward Incident Review after Murray's suspected head injury
# HIA
# HIA

Munster set to face Untoward Incident Review after Murray's suspected head injury

Jan 15th 2017, 5:48 PM 28,897 Views 36 Comments

The scrum-half was involved in a heavy tackle on Glasgow’s Tim Swinson.

# hia - Monday 9 January, 2017

World Rugby 'disappointed' with handling of George North head injury but no sanction for Northampton
# Slap On The Wrist
# Slap On The Wrist

World Rugby 'disappointed' with handling of George North head injury but no sanction for Northampton

Jan 9th 2017, 2:34 PM 2,615 Views 7 Comments

World Rugby says the club failed to manage the injury properly.

# hia - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'I began vomiting. I was still allowed back on the field' - Jamie Cudmore's frightening concussion story
# Head Games
# Head Games

'I began vomiting. I was still allowed back on the field' - Jamie Cudmore's frightening concussion story

Dec 29th 2016, 11:44 AM 8,307 Views 14 Comments

“It’s nice to say that we want to protect players but we’ve really got to put some action behind those words.”

# hia - Saturday 10 December, 2016

Northampton admit that George North 'probably was' concussed last weekend
# Head Injury
# Head Injury

Northampton admit that George North 'probably was' concussed last weekend

Dec 10th 2016, 4:13 PM 5,586 Views 7 Comments

The Premiership club are waiting to learn whether they will be punished for their treatment of the incident.

# hia - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland
# HIA
# HIA

'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland

Dec 7th 2016, 2:35 PM 4,537 Views 3 Comments

The Lions head coach says rugby is secondary to Northampton wing George North’s health.

# hia - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

George North likely to miss Leinster clash as he undergoes head injury assessment
# HIA
# HIA

George North likely to miss Leinster clash as he undergoes head injury assessment

Dec 6th 2016, 3:55 PM 9,749 Views 26 Comments

The 24-year-old was injured on Saturday.

# hia - Friday 12 February, 2016

Leinster Schools Committee will hold investigation into concussion call row
# Duty Of Care
# Duty Of Care

Leinster Schools Committee will hold investigation into concussion call row

Feb 12th 2016, 3:58 PM 12,389 Views 32 Comments

Gary Glennon was the target of an irate Gonzaga backroom team member after the ref called for a player to be replaced due to suspected concussion.

# hia - Sunday 15 November, 2015

Leinster face injury headaches with short turnaround for huge Bath clash
# Concussion
# Concussion

Leinster face injury headaches with short turnaround for huge Bath clash

Nov 15th 2015, 5:17 PM 10,734 Views 2 Comments

Three of the province’s players suffered head injuries against Wasps.

# hia - Monday 2 March, 2015

Sexton's hamstring only 'minor' as O'Brien and Payne suffer concussion
# Injury Update
# Injury Update

Sexton's hamstring only 'minor' as O'Brien and Payne suffer concussion

Mar 2nd 2015, 3:12 PM 11,242 Views 29 Comments

Both concussed players have begun their return-to-play protocols.

# hia - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Almost 50,000 people dropped their health insurance in the last year
# Down Down Down
From TheJournal.ie
# Down Down Down

Almost 50,000 people dropped their health insurance in the last year

Jun 3rd 2014, 2:21 PM 9,482 Views 44 Comments

The number of people with cover has been reducing year on year since the end of 2008.

# hia - Monday 4 March, 2013

Numbers with private health insurance fall by 64,000 in 2012
# Health Insurance
From TheJournal.ie
# Health Insurance

Numbers with private health insurance fall by 64,000 in 2012

Mar 4th 2013, 12:56 PM 5,333 Views 18 Comments

Just under 2.1 million were covered by private policies at the end of 2012, a fall of nearly 3 per cent over the year.

# hia - Monday 2 July, 2012

New health insurer to create jobs and competition
# Competition
From TheJournal.ie
# Competition

New health insurer to create jobs and competition

Jul 2nd 2012, 2:11 PM 5,142 Views 8 Comments

GloHealth is Ireland’s fourth health insurer.