Use of a modified load carriage predictive equation to identify specialist police candidates at greater risk of injury and selection failure

Brad Dennien, Jeremy Robinson, Ben Schram, Rob Marc Orr

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Abstract

• Tactical personnel are required to carry external loads as part of their everyday occupation.
• This load carriage can increase risk of injury and degrade individual performance.
• Tactical personnel are routinely required to meet strict aerobic fitness requirements. [2]
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 11 Feb 2020
Event5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance - Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Quebec, Canada
Duration: 11 Feb 202014 Feb 2020
Conference number: 5th
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Conference5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance
Abbreviated titleICSPP
CountryCanada
CityQuebec
Period11/02/2014/02/20
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Dennien, B., Robinson, J., Schram, B., & Orr, R. M. (2020). Use of a modified load carriage predictive equation to identify specialist police candidates at greater risk of injury and selection failure. Poster session presented at 5th International Congress on Soldiers' Physical Performance, Quebec, Canada.