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76 per cent of head in­juries oc­cur in the TACKLE.

73 per cent of head in­juries in the tackle oc­cur to the TACK­LER.

The tack­ler is 40 per cent more likely to sus­tain an in­jury when UP­RIGHT or HIGH in the tackle than when bent at the waist.

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