The use of helmet is a crucial factor in reducing the deaths and serious injuries of motorcyclists. Despite the fact that the usage rate has increased in the last decade in the country, official statistics show that, in 2018, 61% of 464 fatally and seriously injured riders, did not wear a helmet.
Activities to raise awareness about the necessity of helmets and seat belts use are constantly a priority for Make Roads Safe Hellas, especially in areas with intense problems, such as the popular tourist areas.
Helmet Use Campaign in Crete “On the head and tied”.
The helmet campaign in Crete by Make Roads Safe Hellas and the FIA Foundation was launched in 2011 at a European conference on “Greece and the Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020”, which took place in Chania. See more…