STORY OF THE DAY • Dec 24, 2020 • 7 min read
Public health What’s the danger with Vietnam’s motorcycle helmets?
By Govi Snell • Dec 24, 2020
Vietnam's love affair with the motorbike is a relatively recent one, having only blossomed in the mid-80s. As a result of successful public health campaigns, helmet use today sits at 90%, but researchers point to a significant hurdle to road safety that is yet to be overcome