Helmet may actually have saved a life...

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Cyril Haearn
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Re: Helmet may actually have saved a life...

Postby Cyril Haearn » 26 Aug 2018, 6:13pm

Cunobelin wrote:
Cyril Haearn wrote:I am not so scared of dying
I am scared of surviving seriously injured and crippled, spending decades in care unable to communicate my wish to be put out of my misery


Given that 60% of head injuries are alcohol related, and 34% from assaults....does the fear extend to going down to a city centre pub on a Saturday night

The fear of these injuries whilst cycling is irrational given the incidence

Thanks for the stats, just reduced my perceived risk by 93% :wink:
Saturday night beneath the plastic palm trees?*
Haven't been to a pub late at night (at all?) for decades, very rarely go out late
* song text by the Leighton Buzzards
Nice one Cyrille, nice one son..
Cycling-of course, but it is far better on 49" fixed
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