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Comment: Re:But that's not the real problem. (Score 4, Informative) 1651

by dehuit (#41523565) Attached to: To Encourage Biking, Lose the Helmets
Bzzzt: Wrong. Cyclists are protected a bit, e.g. liability has to be proven by the motorist. But I still had to pay when I crashed head-first into an oncoming car a few years ago. Which by the way was quite a crash. If I had worn a helmet I would probably have claimed it had saved my life....

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