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Emergency Response Plan

Abbott, Anthony A. Ed.D., FACSM, FNSCA

doi: 10.1249/FIT.0b013e318264cc4b
COLUMNS: The Legal Aspects

Emergency Response Plan

Anthony A. Abbott, Ed.D., FACSM, FNSCA, is president of Fitness Institute International. He was a commanding officer of an Apollo Recovery Team and the Florida director of the Physical Fitness Institute of America that helped develop the exercise program for NASA and Apollo missions. He is an ACSM Health/Fitness Specialist, ACSM Clinical Exercise Specialist, and an NSCA-CPT*D and CSCS*D. Dr. Abbott is frequently retained as an expert witness in fitness facility litigations.

Disclosure: The author declares no conflict of interest and does not have any financial disclosures.

© 2012 American College of Sports Medicine.