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Thursday's health and safety news from the world of sports:

  • The Associated Press reported that the New York Attorney General has issued a consumer alert for the fall football season, reminding school officials of their legal responsibility to bench players showing symptoms of a mild traumatic brain injury.
  • The Princeton (N.J.) Packet reported that the area's school board has voted to require all of its athletes sixth-grade and above to wear headgear for soccer, field hockey and girls' lacrosse, sports that don't normally require headgear.

-- Bill Bradley, contributing editor

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