ContactThis website assembles research, policies and guidelines from a variety of sources with the intention of assisting the Australian Fitness industry with the risk management challenge. We welcome your feedback and media enquiries. To contact the AFIRM team or industry partners, please use the details below.

AFIRM Project
Professor Patrick Keyzer, Lead Chief Investigator of the AFIRM Project:

Adult Pre-Exercise Screening System
To obtain a research version of the electronic, Adult Pre-Exercise Screening System, contact Professor Kevin Norton, University of South Australia:

Fitness Australia
General enquiries call 1300 211 311 or email:
Media enquiries email:

Sports Medicine Australia
General enquiries call 1800 685 684 or email:
Media enquiries email:

This website provides general commentary aimed at emphasising the law as it applies to fitness businesses, to assist fitness professionals to effectively manage risks. It is not to be relied upon to address specific circumstances, and should not be used as a substitute for professional advice. The law is constantly evolving – whilst best efforts have been undertaken to ensure the information provided in this website is correct at the time of development, it is possible that some material herein may not reflect current practices or requirements. The authors, their employers and the research sponsors expressly disclaim all liability to any person in respect of this website and any consequence arising from its use by any person in reliance on the whole or any part of this website, its resources and links.