European Equestrian Business Association e.V.

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Safety in sports / Safety equipment

Making equestrian sports more safe in the future is a declared goal of the EEBA. For this purpose, we will take a look at various parameters: Recording and evaluation of accident statistics, improvement of safety-relevant equestrian equipment, Europe-wide norms and quality standards as well as the promotion of public awareness with regard to safety in sport.


Interesting Links:


Rider Accident & Equipment Reporting Form from BETA 

Personal protective equipment (PPE) from the European Commission 

Guidance for manufacturers (Conformity assessment procedures for protective equipment) 

Studie zur Kinderunfällen in Deutschland von Stiftung Sicherheit im Sport

Verletzungsmuster im Pferdesport (Oktober 2020)

Verletzungsmuster bei Reitunfällen (November 2016)

Verletzungsmuster bei Reitunfällen (2014)

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Industry & Science

Animal welfare and safety in horse keeping

Animal welfare is in the focus of our industry experts as a crucial influencing factor for the development of our industry in the coming years. In order to collectively achieve more as an industry, this working group encourages the dialog between science, industry and all stakeholders of the industry. 

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