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Helmet laws: what has been their effect?

Information about the scope, compliance, enforcement, changes in injury and cycle use,
and cost benefit of helmet laws that have been introduced.

 

Australia Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Northern Territory

Queensland

South Australia

Tasmania

Victoria

Western Australia
Canada Alberta

British Columbia

New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Ontario
  Prince Edward Island
Czech Republic
Iceland
Israel
New Zealand
South Africa
Spain
Sweden
USA California
New Jersey
  There is little information about the effect of US helmet laws, most of which apply only to children.
Most of the laws appear to be little enforced and are widely disregarded.

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