…and wearing them is the law. Just ask our bike officers.
Parents, by law any child under 18 years of age must wear a helmet when riding their bikes in New Albany. Cycling is the leading cause of sports-related head injuries, roughly double the number compared to football, and bike helmets reduce the risk of head injury by up to 85%. If your children ride bikes around town, please make sure they wear a helmet. It may save their lives.