A Guide to Motorcycle Helmets

Wearing a motorcycle crash helmet is compulsory, by law in the UK, so it’s important to make sure what you’re buying is going to keep you safe when out riding.

In this guide, you’ll find out everything from spotting a fake helmet to the extensive testing motorcycle helmets go under to gain their SHARP approval rating.

History

Take a look at the creation of the motorcycle helmet to rules and regulations and the importance of SHARP.

 

Construction

Find out all about the 4 step process on the creation of motorcycle helmets and weigh in on the full-faced vs open-faced helmet debate.

 

Testing

Find out exactly how motorcycle helmets are tested for safety, and how SHARP rate motorcycle helmets.

 

Real vs Fake

With the rise of fake helmets being sold on the market, it’s important that we know how to spot and report these. Learn more about how the SHARP rating works too!

 

Buying a Helmet

Looking for your first, or next, motorcycle helmet? Well we’ve got it covered from finding out your helmet size to finding the right style for you.