It is up to school administrators to ensure that an athletic trainer
(AT) is part of the athletic department staff at the high school level,
says Eric Laudano, M.H.S., ATC, head athletic trainer at the University
March is National Athletic Trainers Month. Although the number of athletic trainers at U.S. high schools is increasing, the latest statistics suggest that less than half have an AT on staff. Here's a video that shows just how important they are in keeping our kids safe.