Almost everyone who wears a helmet knows that they should find one that’s been approved by the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials), but have you ever thought about what kind of testing helmets must survive?
Here are two videos that show the types of tests that helmets are subjected to by researchers. One of the things that surprised me? How poorly the old style caliente helmet performed. I can remember when I bought one of those helmets because they were so much safer than the ones that I used wear!