In fact, head injuries are the main cause of death and disability to cyclists. It is the law in WA to wear a bike helmet when riding a bike on the road, footpath or cycle path. Children riding bikes with training wheels or sitting in a baby seat behind an adult must also wear a bike helmet.
Fitting your child’s helmet:
If you want to make helmet safety more fun – try singing this song use Pop Goes the Weasel as the tune!
Round and round the cycle path
I always wear my helmet
No matter where I ride my bike
I put on my helmet.
Little Things …
Read more information on bicycle safety.
Kath is a 40-year-old mum of three who works part time and enjoys reading, writing and catching up with other stressed out mums in her spare time. Usually she’s racing against the clock to make her boys (+ husband) arrive anywhere on time and feels quite the talented mother when two out of the three make it out of the house with shoes on!