Guidelines could reduce children's head injuries from cyclingBMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7348.1240/b (Published 25 May 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1240
- Anna Ellis, Clegg scholar
A set of guidelines to get cycle helmets on children's heads was launched last week by the charity the Bicycle Helmet Initiative Trust, with the support of transport minister David Jamieson.
The guidelines are the result of a three year initiative in Reading, in which helmet programmes were run in the community, linked to healthcare trusts. Helmet use among …