The change involves an increase to the minimum standard of body protector and will come into force later this year
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RAF Wittering has handed out fluorescent kit to riders to tie in with the arrival of Chinook helicopters at the base
"Let's have a test on a New Forest road — what would it do when it sees a pony standing beside the road?"
Jim Green has been at the forefront of responding to animal rescues for 13 years and has pioneered the methods firefighters use to save trapped horses
The rider, who was kicked in the head while turning horses out, is urging others to think about their safety as winter approaches
A potential disaster was averted when a young girl walked in front of a fence as riders approached
“BETA 2000 has served us well since its introduction in 2000, however now there are garments potentially being used that are up to 16 years old"
Six racecourses are now either using or have signed up to use the One Fit hurdle as part of the extended trial
The research made a comparison between people’s attitudes towards popular sports and the number of reported injuries
The British Horse Society said more riders and owners have become concerned about the flying devices
Owners of air jackets have been urged to ensure they are serviced regularly
A survey found owners will put lives at risk to save their horses in the event of a travelling incident
Owners are urged to check vehicles carefully this Horsebox Safety Week.
A new app will help riders find out if their hats are up to standard, while Harry Hall is planning a “Serious About Safety” tour
Charles Owen is developing a brand new material which could be used in protective helmets
Helmet manufacturer Charles Owen has been given €273,000 to work on a groundbreaking safety project
Riders are being reminded to check their hats comply ahead of the 2016 season
While the frangible pin is only effective on post and rail fences, the MIM clip allows other jumps, such tables, gates and arrowheads, to collapse
Holly Haward had a serious fall at the Essex and Suffolk hunt team chase