Summer Safety Check-In: Is Your Child Wearing A Helmet When Riding A Bike?
Question: What age group is at the highest risk for bicycle-related injuries?
Question: How many kids go the emergency room each year because of injuries suffered in a bicycle accident?
Answer: About 300, 000
Question: How many head injuries could be prevented by helmet use?
Question: What percentage of children wear helmets on a regular basis?
Question: Just cruising around my neighbor for a few weeks, what percentage of kids did I observe wearing a helmet?
Answer: About 23%
Question: How many children should be wearing a helmet on a regular basis?
Wearing a helmet is essential but not enough. Visit KidsHealth for a number of sensible guidelines that will help keep your child safe and healthy.Add a Comment