helmet law


Helmet Use Has Dropped Since Change In Law

Less people wearing them and there are more injuries since the Helmet Law changed. Have you changed with the law? Should the law be brought back to mandatory helmet use?

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2013

At Motor City Harley Davidson in Farmington Hills. (credit: Beth Fisher)

Survey: Motorcycle Helmet Use Drops; More Women Still Wear Them

Motorcycle helmet use had dropped in Michigan to 73 percent since a change in the helmet law last year, according to a survey.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2013

At Motor City Harley Davidson in Farmington Hills. (credit: Beth Fisher)

Study: Motorcycle Injuries Worsen With Weaker Helmet Law

Across the nation, motorcyclists opposed to mandatory helmet use have been chipping away at state helmet laws for years while crash deaths have been on the rise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

INDIANAPOLIS - AUGUST 19: Andrea Dovizioso of Italy and Yamaha Tech 3 leads the field during the MotoGP race during the Red Bull Indianapolis Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motorspeedway on August 19, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)

Video: Hope He Had A Helmet On

I am all for Michgan’s motorcycle helmet law, which gives the driver the choice of wearing a helmet or not.

97.1 The Ticket–08/21/2012

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Gov. Snyder Signs Optional Motorcycle Helmet Law

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed a bill into law that lets motorcyclists choose whether or not they want to wear a helmet.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2012

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State Legislature Moves Closer To Ending Helmet Law

Motorcycle helmet use for adults would no longer be required in Michigan under legislation approved in a state house committee.



Gov. Snyder Talks Accomplishments After 6 Months In

It’s been six months since Governor Rick Snyder took office, so what does he think of his progress so far?

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2011