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New motorcycle helmet ratings published as website unveiled

27 May 2010

New safety ratings for motorcycle helmets were announced today by UK Road Safety Minister Mike Penning as he unveiled a new website to give motorcyclists the best advice and information on choosing a helmet.

An extra 27 motorcycle helmets have been rated by SHARP - the Department for Transport’s Safety Helmet Assessment and Rating Programme – taking the total number of ratings published past the 200 mark.
 

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