On Saturday, April 17th, attorneys David Daggett and Griff Shuler of Daggett Shuler Law appeared on Triad Today to discuss the basics of bicycle helmet safety and what adult riders should be mindful of when helping kids learn to ride. Watch the segment:
Bicycle Helmet Use Statistics
In North Carolina, state law mandates that all riders under age 16 must wear a helmet every time they ride. Unfortunately, that does not always happen. In fact, 60% of all bicycle-related fatalities involve head injuries. But did you know that wearing a helmet cuts that risk by 85%? A helmet is a small investment that could save your life, and the life of your child.