Factors affecting motorcycle helmet use: size selection, stability, and position.

@article{Thai2015FactorsAM,
  title={Factors affecting motorcycle helmet use: size selection, stability, and position.},
  author={Kim T Thai and A S Mcintosh and Toh Yen Pang},
  journal={Traffic injury prevention},
  year={2015},
  volume={16},
  pages={276-82}
}
OBJECTIVES One of the main requirements of a protective helmet is to provide and maintain appropriate and adequate coverage to the head. A helmet that is poorly fitted or fastened may become displaced during normal use or even ejected during a crash. METHODS Observations and measurements of head dimensions, helmet position, adjustment, and stability were made on 216 motorcyclists. Helmet details were recorded. Participants completed a questionnaire on helmet usability and their riding history… CONTINUE READING