Welcome to the BHSI Media Room!
Summary: Our Media Policy in a Word: Relaxed
To newspaper or magazine editors, reporters and free-lancers:
You are free to quote original material from this site for publication in newspapers and magazines. That's what cut-and-paste is all about! This does not apply to material from other sources where we include copyright information for them. Otherwise all of our pages are copyrighted by BHSI, and you have permission to use them verbatim.
We have a current issue quote page to provide you with quotes on current hot topics if your deadline is pressing. Please attribute all quotes to "Randy Swart, Director of the Bicycle Helmet Safety Institute." We don't mind "quotes" from the web page--they seem to come out as accurately as any other quotes. If you have time, you are welcome to call us at 703-486-0100 and press 1 and # when the message starts going to speak to the live Randy Swart.
We also have a page of Briefs on new developments that you may find useful. In fact, it may be worth checking periodically.
We have all the numbers we have been able to find on helmets and injuries on our
This page was revised on: September 28, 2020.