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a padded helmet worn by people riding bicycles or motorcycles

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Wearing crash helmets for all riders of two-wheeled motorized vehicles is mandated under Republic Act No.
Officers were called to Bradley's Jewellers in Barker's Arcade (Market Row) at around 10am after a man wearing a boiler suit and crash helmet and stole the goods.
All of the drivers, most of whom attended his funeral on Tuesday, have sported stickers reading "Ciao Jules" or "JB 17" on their crash helmets. Lewis Hamilton has "PSFLYHIGHJULEs" on his lid.
They met behind a supermarket but an altercation broke out and the victim was hit on the head with crash helmets," the police chief was quoted as saying.
ON SUNDAY last, I tried to wave down a young man driving a motorbike along Sutton Street, Tuebrook, without a crash helmet.
As staff prepared to open up, two raiders in crash helmets forced the door and terrorised them, grabbing one woman by her throat and threatening another with a bottle.
A West Midlands Police spokeswoman said: "Three occupants of a house in Clovelly Road, Wyken, Coventry, were at home at around 9.50pm when they were confronted by two white males dressed in boiler suits with balaclavas and crash helmets who had entered their house.
Two robbers in crash helmets walked in and threatened staff with a firearm before escaping on a trials bike with a "substantial" amount of cash.
The reason is that, before crash helmets were worn, the peak of a jockey's cap could be pulled down over the eyes to shut out the glare.
They were both wearing crash helmets and he was cruising at between 40 to 45mph when he saw a black patch on the road and 'the rear wheel just came out to the left, causing the bike to fall to the ground,' he stated.
They were both wearing crash helmets and he was cruising at between 40mph and 45mph when he saw a black patch on the road and 'the rear wheel just came out to the left, causing the bike to fall to the ground', he said.
The running joke at ringside last week - being spread by our own ABA champions - was that the British team were going to ask to swap their headguards for crash helmets to even the playing field!
I had been down in the dumps but I've had a smile on my face again for the last week, so the crash helmets have hopefully been put away for good.'
The Director of Public Prosecutions yesterday won a High Court test case ruling that people riding -'driving' -the new BMW C1 motorbikes are legally required to wear crash helmets. Questions have arisen for some time over whether the C1 -essentially a 125cc scooter with a roll cage, a roof and seatbelts -is a two-wheeled car, or a motorcycle with a roof.