School Helmet Policies. Fostering Student Success by Preventing Brain Injury. Policy Makes A Difference Percent Helmet Use. Before Intervention After Intervention. Oroville, Butte County, CA Observations conducted Feb/May 1999 and Nov/May 2001 . Why The Need For Helmets?.
Fostering Student Success
Preventing Brain Injury
Before Intervention After Intervention
Oroville, Butte County, CA Observations conducted Feb/May 1999 and Nov/May 2001
Even moderate brain injury
Can result in problems with
b speed of thinking
Children should receive consistent messages at home, in school, and from the community.
Helmet policies are one component
of a comprehensive effort to prevent
injury, disability and death…think
what we have done about drunk
driving or second hand smoke.
a regular basis
effective January 1, 2003
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