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IMPORTANT INFO FOR CYCLISTS & DRIVERS

Heads Up on Helmet Laws
Attorney Shares Important Safety Information for Cyclists & Drivers (& Discusses if this Law Should Be Mandatory)

Spring is here which means it is the beginning of Bicycle Season for many people across the country.  

 

But did you know hundreds of cyclists are killed each year in traffic accidents? The majority of these accidents involve serious head injuries, highlighting the importance of wearing a bicycle helmet. As of now, 22 states, including the District of Columbia, have statewide laws regarding mandatory helmet use by minors.

 

Interview expert Howard Spiva for important safety information every cyclist and driver should know.  

 

Spiva has seen hundreds of accidents in his 30 years of practicing law and knows the lifelong struggle of individuals who suffer with traumatic brain injuries after not wearing a helmet.

 

“We can’t afford to be complacent about this issue…but does that mean helmets should be a mandatory law for minors?”

 

In his new book, Winning Your Case, Spiva describes the importance of protecting kids from traumatic brain injuries and how a simple helmet can mean the difference between life and death.

 

Spiva is on a crusade to protect children from fatalities and bring this knowledge to the masses.

 

INTERVIEW / ARTICLE TALKING POINTS

  • Important safety information every cyclist & driver should know.
  • Brain Injury Awareness & the importance of protecting kids.
  • How helmets protect from TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury.)
  • The legal implications for wearing helmets. Should it be mandatory in every state?

 

ABOUT HOWARD SPIVA:

For 33 years, Howard E. Spiva has been known as the “kids lawyer” with a mission to prevent traumatic brain injuries in children. He has been a featured guest on countless TV and Radio programs including his own radio show (several years ago) called Never Settle For Less. Spiva served as president of the Southern Trial Lawyers Association and is author of Winning Your Case which helps people select a competent, honest attorney.  Spiva Law Group has a long history of winning personal injury verdicts and negotiating settlement claims involving children, brain injuries, premises liability, truck wrecks, and wrongful death.

 

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