Safety Equipment : Causing Injuries

A post over at the Volokh Conspiracy deals with one of my favorite topics : The law of unintended consequences.  It turns out that all of that safety equipment football players wear may actually contribute to horrific and life-altering injuries, rather than protect from them.

For more on rules that don’t work, has a number of (slightly NSFW) articles.  Warning : Foul Language.  If you are up for it, click here, here, or (my personal favorite) here.


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