Physiotherapists urge skiers to wear helmets

Comox Valley EchoDecember 8, 2009 The Canadian Physiotherapy Association (CPA) is strongly encouraging Canadians of all ages to wear helmets when downhill skiing or snowboarding. The death of actress Natasha Richardson who fell while skiing at Mont Tremblant last spring has focused public and media attention on the issue of helmet safety. CPA joins a […]

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Girl's death highlights flaw in helmet standards, only hockey gear covered, expert says

By Meghan Hurley, The Ottawa CitizenFebruary 9, 2010 6:33 AM OTTAWA — The death of an 11-year-old girl killed in a skiing accident highlights the need for Canada-wide standards for all sports helmets, an expert in the field says. Nicole Wren, who attended The Stewart School in Perth, was killed at the Calabogie Peaks Resort […]

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