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Pedal Cyclists (Helmets)

Volume 122: debated on Tuesday 10 November 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will list in the Official Report the types of helmets for child pedal cyclists which comply with the British Standard and are currently available in the United Kingdom.

There is no formal record of helmet types complying with the standard. We are taking steps to ensure road safety officers and others engaged in road safety work bring the new standard to the attention of schools, parents and children.