Helmet Safety

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How do I know if my child’s helmet is safe?

The helmet is not safe if…

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How do I know if a helmet fits properly?

Remember the 2 4 1 salute!
2 4 1 Rule

2 = Two fingers above your eyebrow to the bottom of your helmet.
4 = Four fingers (2 fingers on each side) to represent the V-strap around the bottom of your ear lobes.
1 = One finger between the strap and your chin.

Parent Checklist

Bicycle Safety Parent Checklist
Helmet Fitting Tips and Checklist PDF

A properly fitted helmet should not wobble on your head.

How do I get my child to wear a helmet?

Extra safety tips!

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