Wearing safety helmet is necessary for motorcyclist even though some countries do not implement helmet law. Riding motorcycle is risky and dangerous, more so if without wearing a safety helmet because motorcycle has no structural protection like other vehicles in the event of an accident.
Every motorcyclist has the responsibility to take extra precaution to protect themselves and the most important part is the head which is the most vulnerable part of the body. From surveys conducted, it was found that many motorcyclists were protected from serious head injuries by their safety helmet.
There are many types of motorcycle helmets on sale and they are generally classified into 6 main types.
The full face helmet covers the top, back, and the front of the head and has a chin bar. When choosing a full face helmet, it is important to look for one that is well ventilated and with removable padding that is washable especially for those riding in warm or hot weather. A full face helmet usually has a visor to protect from the glare of the sun, any particles that may come against your face or eyes, etc.
There are different types of full face helmets designed for the different types of motorcycle such as sport bikes, cruiser bikes, road bikes, etc. because of the different riding positions. Helmets are also designed to fit different head sizes and there are even big motorcycle helmets to fit bigger heads.