Violence and Injury Prevention

Latest newsletter of the WHO Helmet Initiative now available

25 March 2006

The latest edition of Headlines, the quarterly newsletter of the WHO Helmet Initiative, is now available on the project's web site. Headlines contains reviews of the latest research regarding helmets, updates on conferences and events, and other news related to helmets and helmet use. This winter edition includes findings of a study on injuries to motorcyclists following repeal of helmet laws, brief reports on road safety conferences, and news about an injury prevention training curriculum. Road safety partners working on helmet-related issues are invited to submit brief articles for the Spring and futures issues by contacting