Google Bicyclists and Helmets
Original post made by Monika, Shoreline West, on Mar 11, 2014
Each year 19000 US bicyclists are killed or injured.
A majority of deaths are from injuries to the head..
70 % of cyclists killed wore no helmet.
15 % killed wore a helmet.
Mountain View Google employees cycling in traffic wear no helmets.
When asked why, a Google cyclist replied "It's too inconvenient."