Helmet Laws Throughout The United States Essay

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Helmet Laws Helmet laws throughout the United States are very wide spread. Some sates either have minimal laws on helmets, some are on hundred percent pro helmet and others have no restrictions at all when it comes to wearing a helmet on your motorcycle. Ever notice on how we are made. We have two or more body parts that are important but if one is taken from us we can still live. Now the things we have just one of for the most part, if we lost them we would basically be dead. We have a brain, you only get one, so use it and protect it. You should strongly agree with the fact that everyone should have to wear a helmet while riding a motorcycle. Currently there are nineteen states that make it one hundred percent necessary to wear a helmet. These states include, Alabama, California, Georgia, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and West Virginia. The number should be greatly higher with all fifty states participating because serious head injury is common among fatally injured motorcyclists. Helmets are about thirty-seven percent effective when it comes to motorcycle deaths, and about sixty-seven percent effective in preventing brain injuries. Wearing helmets and getting the proper licensing and training have been shown to reduce injuries and deaths from motorcycle crashes. Motorcycles are less stable and less visible than cars and are more prone
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