It's the responsibility of parents and coaches to teach young children sports safety. Just like we teach our children the angers involved in crossing the street, we must also teach them how to be safe while playing sports. This ScottCounseling.com article will help you, the parent or coach, take steps to keep children safe while playing sports.
The Athletic Trainers Association published this article in August, 2007 as a guide
Is Your Child Safe Playing Sports?