Compulsory helmets for school-age skiers and snowboarders

Graham M Slaney, Judith Finn, Angus Cook and Philip Weinstein
Med J Aust 2007; 187 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb01266.x
Published online: 3 September 2007

To the Editor: With the ski season in Australia drawing to a close for another year, it is a good time to reflect on the injury prevention benefits of wearing helmets when skiing or snowboarding.

  • Graham M Slaney1
  • Judith Finn2
  • Angus Cook2
  • Philip Weinstein2

  • 1 Mansfield Medical Clinic, Mansfield, VIC.
  • 2 School of Population Health, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA.



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