25 Reasons Why It Makes Sense To Wear A Helmet.

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Sometimes you need to opt out for the full helmet.

Although it may seem like common sense to wear a helmet, many do not. There are so many different situations when helmets should be used, such as riding a bike or motorcycle, on construction sites, snowboarding, skiing, and skateboarding. But some people want to feel the wind in their hair or maybe they don't feel as free with a helmet. Whatever the reason is, we're hoping that we can change their minds and put safety first by wearing a helmet.

Check out the photos below and you'll be convinced that a helmet is essential. Who cares if it ruins your hair or your appearance — your life is way more important than that.


If this person was wearing a skull cap on his motorcycle, the car that ran the red light and hit him would of left him with no lower jaw.

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Is your life worth wanting to feel the wind against your face?

The answer is no. And if you think otherwise, you need to do some re-evaluating.

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The helmet from a doctor's patient after a bicycle crash.

He crashed into a wall at 49 mph. How did he go that fast on a bike, we're not sure.

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This helmet saved him when he hit a deer.

His bike is gone but he's still alive! That's what matters most.

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This boy's bike helmet saved him from serious injuries.

He might have experienced death from the crash if he didn't have it on.

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This person's helmet just saved his life.

But from what exactly? A shark?

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That moment you realize the helmet saved your life.

Never hate on something that will make you stand between life and death.

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Can you imagine what would of happened to this person if he didn't have his helmet on?

It definitely would have been a bad outcome.

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The victim here got a concussion from a bike accident.

If you can still get a concussion with a helmet on, imagine what would happen with it off.

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Helmets can and do save lives.

This could almost pass for special art work.

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Just another daily reminder to always wear a helmet when on the road.

You never know what or who you'll encounter, like Wolverine...

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If it weren't for this helmet, the victim would have had his face hit with a big chunk of concrete.

That duct tape though. Is it really helping?

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There's no doubt here that this helmet saved the victim from a serious head injury.

Or in even worst matters, death.

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He would of undoubtedly die without his cycle helmet.

Our prayers go out to this guy.

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Always always always wear a helmet, folks.

Anyone else feel like they're being stared at by an eye in here?

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You thought it was a fashion choice?

Nope, it's a "wear it or there's a chance you'll die" choice.

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This one's an easy call.

Can't be more self explanatory than this.

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And this is why we wear helmets even when skateboarding.

You never know what will happen.

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Sometimes you look at the aftermath and it leaves you speechless.

This would have been deadly!

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This one's a little more graphic.

The person in this helmet had his head take a big impact against a tree, directly hitting his face. The doctor told him he was lucky he was wearing a full-face helmet!

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Bicycle riders need to wear helmets!

He got hit by a car while it was turning left and he flew into the windshield.

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Skiing is fun but it can be dangerous.

Don't be that person who doesn't wear one for the sake of looking cool.

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And this, kids, is why you always wear a helmet.

Couldn't be more straight-forward than this.

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Helmets are needed out in the snow too!

Just because snow is nice and fluffy, it doesn't mean accidents won't happen.

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This photo was shared by Orlando Police on Twitter.

This particular officer was saved because he was wearing his helmet when a bullet struck at his head.

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