Post Tagged with: "injury"

Safety Concerns to Be Addressed After Metro Worker Injured

The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority is responding to safety concerns following an injury sustained by a Metro worker performing a repair on the Washington, D.C. transit’s electrical rail system Oct. 31. The worker suffered an electrical burn when coming into contact with a rail that was still electrified as[Read More…]

by December 1, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Care For Mind & Body

Care For Mind & Body

The university has done well in showing its concern for its student-athletes, who know the risks associated with the sports they play. The recent hiring of a full-time club sports physical trainer, as well as the dedicated physical therapy staff for varsity athletes, demonstrates administrators’ resolve to protect their student-athletes.[Read More…]

by September 11, 2015 3 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Defending Club Athletes

How many times did we hear, “Safety is our number one priority” in high school physical education classes? It may be impossible to count, but if students could glean anything from high school P.E., it’s that there’s no fun in sports when sports aren’t safe. It’s in this spirit that[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Ayegba Suffers Major Knee Injury

Sophomore center Moses Ayegba has suffered another setback early in his Georgetown career. A university press release revealed on Monday that he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during a Nike Pro-City game last Thursday. The 6-foot-9 Ayegba appeared in just six games last year after serving[Read More…]

by August 9, 2011 0 comments Sports

Junior Overcomes Late Summer Injury to Spark No. 15 Lady Hoyas

The women’s soccer team headed to the West Coast on Wednesday to prepare for this weekend’s games against top-10 teams Santa Clara and Stanford. The Hoyas possess a sparkling 7-0 record thanks to the top offense in the country and a stingy defense that has recorded five shutouts and has[Read More…]

by September 17, 2010 0 comments Sports
Fire on 2nd Floor of New North Injures Two Facilities Workers

Fire on 2nd Floor of New North Injures Two Facilities Workers

Two facilities workers injured by a fire that broke out shortly before 3 a.m. Thursday morning in a second-floor New North office are in stable condition at the burn center of the Washington Hospital Center. The fire, which D.C. Deputy Fire Chief Kenneth Crosswhite said was called in at 2:43[Read More…]

by April 13, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized