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Mandatory Bicycle Helmet Legislation?

NO WAY!

Many states and municipalities are considering mandatory bicycle helmet laws. Such bills should be vigorously fought. Here's why:

  1. Robinson, D. An Assessment of the Mandatory Bicycle Helmet Law in Australia.
  2. Ontario Road Safety Annual Report, 1991.
  3. British Medical Association, Cycling Towards Health and Safety, 1992, p.47.
  4. British Medical Association, p.88.
  5. National Trauma Society
  6. Robinson, D.
  7. Hillman, M, Presentation at Velo Mondiale/Pro-Bike/Velo-City Conference, Montreal, 1992.


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Last updated: 17 April 1999