In the final episode of Season 01 of Unsociable Game, we head to AFL House to speak with the AFL’s Peter Harcourt, about just how they are addressing concussion at the game’s community levels. Nicole Hayes and Professor John Olver offer some parting thoughts about the future policy direction of the game, while I reflect on what I have learnt over the past few episodes.
- “Link between concussion and brain damage to ensure AFL debate rages” [The Guardian, Nicole Hayes, 20/3/2018]
- “Ted Richards wants change to AFL concussion management, calls for ‘unbiased’ medical officers,” [Fox Sports, Ben Waterworth, 1/3/2017]
- HeadCheck App Website
- “Concussion back on the agenda” [AFL Media, Tom Bartlett, 28/6/2018]
- “Burden of Proof” [Revisionist History, Malcolm Gladwell, Season 03, Episode 02]