Athletic trainer: How to keep student-athletes safe and injury-free

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A return to school is also a return to the roster for a lot of young student-athletes.

With sports schedules filling in, our friends at Community Health want to touch on safety and injury prevention. Kristin Cardin, an athletic trainer, was on Daybreak Monday to discuss the importance of athletic trainers and how to best avoid sports-related injuries.

“Communication with your athletic trainer as a parent becomes paramount to the safety and health of your student athlete,” she said.

To watch the entire segment, click on the video.