Q&A: Motorcycle Helmet Use Laws


Subject:
Automobiles , Law , Motorcycles , Safety

Description:
Questions and answers about motorcycle riders wearing helmets for protection. "Helmets are the principal countermeasure for reducing crash-related head injuries, the leading cause of death among unhelmeted riders." Topics include effectiveness of helmets, drawbacks to helmet use, history of helmet use in the U.S., helmet use and health care costs, and a list of other countries with mandatory helmet laws. From the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Publisher:
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.iihs.org/research/qanda/helmet_use.html


PID= res:lii-21915