Hats off (or not?) to helmet legislation

Chipman, Mary L.
March 2002
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/5/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 5, p602
Academic Journal
Comments on the success of bicycle helmet legislation in Nova Scotia. Data on the decline in the number of cyclists in Halifax and in Australia; Idea that legislation increases helmet use but discourages people from cycling; View that legislation is not the only means to encourage safe cycling and reduce head injury.


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