Tag: helmets

Helmet-less riding snuffs out three lives
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Helmet-less riding snuffs out three lives

February 19, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Most people riding motorbikes today have heard it again and again: Riding a two-wheeler without a helmet is ridiculously dangerous. Bike accidents without helmets are far more likely to result in death or brain trauma than ones where the motorcyclist’s head is properly protected. As per traffic data, in India, every hour, five two-wheeler…

Helmet Drive intensified: Fine for non-ISI helmets
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Helmet Drive intensified: Fine for non-ISI helmets

January 3, 2018

Mysuru: The City Police who had launched a crackdown on motorists wearing sub-standard helmets yesterday intensified their drive this morning and imposed a fine of Rs. 100 for violations.   Yesterday, the Police seized over 15,501 helmets (from 9 am to 2 pm) that did not conform to Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and have…

City Police to crackdown on non-ISI mark helmets
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City Police to crackdown on non-ISI mark helmets

December 30, 2017

Drive against non-standard helmets in January Mysuru: Even as the Union Ministry of Road Transport is planning to ban production and sale of non-ISI mark helmets as part of the government’s efforts to reduce road fatalities, the Mysuru City Traffic Police will soon launch a crackdown on the use of non-ISI certified helmets by motorists….

Police destroy duplicate, unsafe helmets
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Police destroy duplicate, unsafe helmets

November 3, 2017

Mysuru: The helmet law in Karnataka states very clearly that both the rider and the pillion rider must wear helmets to prevent or minimise injury to the head and brain. But to avoid being caught and penalised by traffic cops, several residents of Mysuru have been using non-standard helmets that will in no way protect…

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