Seattle’s Bike-Share Program: Where Are The Helmets?

 (Photo: KOMO News)

SEATTLE -- Seattle now has three bike share programs. We see the lime, yellow and orange bikes all around town.

None of these rental bikes comes with a bike helmet. And that doesn’t sit too well with Dr. Fred Rivara, a professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington and a nationally-recognized injury prevention expert at Harborview Medical Center.

On the KOMO Midday News (weekdays 1-3pm) Dr. Rivara shared his concerns. (Click the picture above to hear the audio).

More Info: Who is responsible for helmets when it comes to bike shares?

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