Global Health Histories Seminar:Safety and Society: Cycle helmet debates

Tuesday 4 June 2019, 12.30PM

Speaker(s): Speaker to be confirmed

With the popularity of cycling soaring across Europe, many countries see cycling as a way to promote well-being and reduce environmental pollution. But there are varying cultural debates around whether cyclists should be made to wear helmets. This seminar draws together figures from medicine, academia, and cycling activism to discuss whether helmets should be made compulsory.

Location: University of York, UK

Admission: Free and open to all. Also broadcast live online