Helmets are always a good idea. They are one of the oldest forms of protective equipment on earth, having been worn by the Akkadians/Sumerians in the 23rd century BC, the Mycenaean Greeks since the 17th century BC and beyond. Today helmets have become significantly more advanced and are now utilized for far more than just […]
With the rise in number of road accidents on Indian roads, ISIHMA (ISI helmet manufacturer association) has demanded that the Government of India make Helmet compulsory for all riders in India. According to a report by Ministry of Road Transport and Highways that marks a 9.42 percent increase in road accidents over the last 11 years. […]
Follow the manufacturer’s care instructions for your helmet. Use only the mildest soap recommended. Avoid any petroleum-based cleaning fluids, especially if you own a polycarbonate helmet. Exposure to strong cleaning agents can cause the helmet to decompose and lose protective value.
Getting a properly sized helmet If you don’t know on how to select the proper helmet size, you can use the chart above. Measure your head at its largest circumference – usually just above your eyebrows in front, over your eyes and around in back. Click here for Part 1: Honest advice that will make you buy a […]
For a new rider, buying a helmet may be more disquieting than choosing a bike. You may simply buy a helmet that looks like you want it to or one that the dealer suggests. Doing so can make your riding experience substantially less enjoyable than if you get a helmet that works properly on your head. Click […]
Part 2: Honest advice that will make you buy a motorcycle helmet While colour, design and price may be a part of your decision about which helmet to buy, think first about protection and comfort. Click here for Part 1: Honest advice that will make you buy a motorcycle helmet Click here for Part 2: Honest advice […]
Maharashtra transport minister Diwakar Raote said that wearing helmets while riding a two wheeler would be made compulsory across the state. The traffic control branch of Pune city police started a drive on Thursday to enforce helmet compulsion.