Promotion of Increased Bike Helmet Use Among High school Students

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Promotion of Increased Bike Helmet Use Among High school Students

Promotion of Increased Bike Helmet Use Among High school Students

 

Bicycle use, just like the vehicles on the roads, has recorded cases of injuries and unfortunately even deaths have been reported. It is surprising to learn that America has million of bicycle riders yet the same country has very few people wearing helmets. In fact, teenagers wearing helmets have a zero percentage compliance with need for helmets.

Promotion of Increased Bike Helmet Use Among High school Students

Surveys  from the USA National Injury Surveillance System (NEISS)  has reported that every year since the year 1970, there have been several cases of injuries related to bicycle riding going as high as  approximately  one  million per year.

Promotion of Increased Bike Helmet Use Among High school Students

Worse still, fatal cases were on the rise in the 1990’s it was approximately more than a million per year (Rodgers, 1994).  Since brain is a very delicate organ, it can even lead to trauma and cases of insanity.