Bicycle Helmets

Helmet Use Tips
Can't live with them? Learn to, because you can't bike safely without them. Properly wearing a helmet when cycling is your best means of protection against injury.
North Carolina Bicycle Helmet Study
During 1999 and 2002, HSRC researchers collected observational data about bicycle helmet use in 22 randomly selected cities and towns throughout North Carolina.
British Columbia Bicycle Helmet Study
In a project funded by the US Centers for Disease Control, HSRC is currently studying the effect of a Canadian bicycle helmet law. In 1996, the province of British Columbia became the first North American province or state to require bicycle helmet use by riders of all ages on a public thoroughfare.