This is probably the most important elements of every biker outfit. The motorcycle helmet is not only protect us from accidents, but also gives us comfort. For those who don’t know, the helmet decrease the level of wind noise, protects your eyes from the sun and decrease the chance of serious head injuries.
So, how to choose the best motorcycle helmet?
- On the market these days, there are a lot of brands to choose from and a lot of shops (both offline and online) to buy from. Always look for the helmet which will give your adequate protection. Also, investigate what are the minimum safety requirements that a motorcycle helmet should have. Most of the helmets has a sticker on the back, showing does the helmet is certified and additional information about it.
- Second step is to closely examine the desired motorcycle helmet. Look for the most important elements like visor, chin strap etc. Without them, don’t even consider buying this helmet, because it will not protect your from injures. Simply don’t buy a motorcycle helmet just because it looks good on your or it`s cheap.
- Carefully measure the dimension of your head, because it`s important the helmet to fit your perfectly. Wrap a tap measure around the biggest part of your head. It can have a slight difference of the sizes, depending where you are from and from where you are buying your helmet. The most common sizes are S, M, L and XL.
- Buying online some has its disadvantages, especially when you need ensure that the helmet you’ve picked will actually stay stable on your head. For this reason, you need to visit several local stores and try the helmet. An important notice here is that you need to able to have a minimum visibility of 105 degrees of each side.
And remember your safety and life don`t have a price sticker! Always search and buy quality motorcycle helmets.