Football Safety and Helmet Weight

While significant research on football helmets has been aimed at reducing concussions, a recent study focused on the effect of “helmet mass (weight) on head and upper neck responses” concluded that the increased weight and mass of the helmet “is a possible explanation as to why there has not been […] Read more »

Football Helmet Add-Ons: Do They Work?

The race is on to design a football helmet or a helmet add-on that will significantly reduce the danger of suffering a concussion. Helmet testing as well as research now recognize rotational blows are more concussive than linear impacts. However the role of helmet add-ons as a solution is still […] Read more »