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ERIC Number: EJ523538
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-1862
Children and Helmets: the Case Against.
McCarthy, M.
Child Care, Health and Development, v22 n2 p105-11 Mar 1996
Argues for a child-centered approach to thinking about child cycling accidents. Helmets instill a false sense of safety in children and adults, while a profound change in the habits of adults is the only strategy that can protect children from accidents. Suggests steps for local analysis of the problem of cycling accidents. (MOK)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia; Canada; United Kingdom; United States