Objective. Тo review the interpretation of liability for injuries of professional athletes in the legal systems of the United Kingdom and France.
Methods. The general logical and systemic methods of analysis of the scientific and legal sources, documents of sports, health care organizations.
Results. The differences and the similarities between the legislation of Great Britain and France were revealed in the interpretation of the cases of sports injuries.
Conclusion. The necessity of further work towards the harmonization of legal terms on the basis of existing international experience and development of a better legislative system on issues of sport-related injuries.