Utah State University is conducting a survey of injury rates in
equestrian activities. As a part of the Nationwide Extension system, the University
of Maryland hopes that you will take the time to participate in this
survey. YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER TO PARTICIPATE. They would like to evaluate if there are some very typical
injuries associated with horse activities. If you complete the survey please be as complete as possible about your injuries
on question 17. There is also additional space at the end of that question if you had multiple injuries to the same
area. They would really appreciate your help in gathering this information.
This survey is anonymous and
information will be used as group information.
Pat Evans, Utah State University
Extension Equine Specialist and several other Universities are doing a study to research human injuries suffered due to horse
you agree to participate please click on the link provided to fill out the survey which will take approximately 10 minutes
of your time.
Your responses are anonymous. No personal identifiable information will ever be
Please do not put your name on any of the evaluations or surveys. The researchers may use this information to develop
publication information on this topic. The final report will be a summary of the group information as a whole.
is minimal risk in participating in this study. The information we gain may help us better understand common injuries suffered
when involved in horse activities, which activities are more prone to injuries and possible ways to avoid injury. If
you have any questions you may contact Pat Evans at (435) 797-2142.
has an Institutional Review Board for the protection of participants in research. They have approved this study and
you may contact them if you have any questions about your rights at (435) 797-1821. Thank you for your help in this
HERE to take the survey.