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Free helmets for children aim to prevent brain injuries

Parents of children age 19 and under can apply for a free bicycle helmet from the Brain Injury Law Center. Fall-related brain injuries are common among young people under age 19 and the give-away is aimed to reduce the occurrence … Continue reading

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Helmet use among skateboarders; is it the law?

Did you know that people under 18 must wear a helmet while operating a bicycle, a non-motorized scooter or a skateboard, on any street or bike trail?   That’s according to California Vehicle Code section 21212.   The helmet must … Continue reading

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