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Minister argues for less emphasis on protective equipment
UK Transport Minister Norman Baker, who has special responsibility for cycling, t
read more ...    26 Apr 2012

CTC issues new briefings on cycle helmets
CTC, the UK's largest national cycling organisation, has issued two briefing docu
read more ...    21 Apr 2012

BC questions helmet law
The focus of the cycling world is turning on Vancouver in the run-up to Velo City
read more ...    19 Apr 2012

Sydney bike hire awaits helmet law exemption
The City of Sydney is considering a bicycle hire scheme, but only if it wins an e
read more ...    5 Mar 2012

NZ law halved cycling and led to premature deaths
According to new research published in the New Zealand Medical Journal, New Zeala
read more ...    10 Feb 2012

Much better CVD risk in children who cycle to school
Research published in the Journal of Physical Active Health found a consistent pa
read more ...    24 Jan 2012

Ski helmet use closely associated with risk taking
According to a paper in the journal Wilderness & Environmental Medicine, for m
read more ...    13 Dec 2011

Ski helmet use closely associated with risk taking
According to a paper in the journal Wilderness & Environmental Medicine, for m
read more ...    13 Dec 2011

Repealing Aussie laws could double cycle use
A new paper, published in the Health Promotion Journal of Australia, claims that
read more ...    5 Dec 2011

Decline in head injuries not due to helmet laws
Research that has looked at child bicycle-related injury rates (head and other) i
read more ...    23 Nov 2011

More support for overwhelming health benefits of cycling
There is a growing awareness that significant benefits for our health and environ
read more ...    23 Nov 2011

Soccer helmets may be counter-productive
A paper published in Current Sports Medicine Reports is the latest to show a gath
read more ...    13 Nov 2011

Latest UK law attempt fails
Annette Brooke is the latest MP to fail to get the UK Parliament to pass a bill f
read more ...    8 Nov 2011

Victoria Government report overlooks impact of helmet law
A report entitled 'Developing Cycling as a Safe and Appealing Mode of Transport'
read more ...    7 Nov 2011

NYC: Risk of serious injury much reduced as cycling increases
New York's Transporation Department has tracked the number of cyclists, injuries
read more ...    17 Oct 2011

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