Ratings for Football Helmets Help Improve Player Safety--But Not Before Another Tragedy

Virginia Tech released today the results of its 2012 rating for adult football helmets that is designed to assess a helmet's ability to reduce the risk of concussion. A total of three helmets achieved a "5 star" mark, which is the highest rating awarded by the Virginia Tech Helmet Ratings™. In addition to the Riddell Revolution Speed, which was the only helmet to receive 5 stars last year, the Rawlings Quantum Plus and Riddell 360 also earned 5 stars as the best available helmets.

Ratings for Football Helmets Help Improve Player Safety--But Not Before Another Tragedy

Virginia Tech hopes its analysis can steer players toward gear that reduces the risk of brain injuries

Fri 4 May 12 from IEEE Spectrum

Virginia Tech announces 2012 football helmet ratings; 2 more added to the 5-star mark

Virginia Tech released today the results of its 2012 rating for adult football helmets that is designed to assess a helmet's ability to reduce the risk of concussion. A total of three helmets ...

Tue 1 May 12 from Phys.org

Virginia Tech announces 2012 football helmet ratings; 2 more added to the 5-star mark, Tue 1 May 12 from Eurekalert

Three Football Helmets Get 5-Star Safety Rating

Three football helmets received the highest mark: a 5-star rating: the Riddell Revolution Speed, the Rawlings Quantum Plus and Riddell 360.

Tue 1 May 12 from Livescience

Researchers Rate Football Helmets

Virginia Tech released the results of its 2012 rating for adult football helmets that is designed to assess a helmet's ability to reduce the risk of concussion.

Wed 2 May 12 from Laboratory Equipment

2012 football helmet ratings: Two more added to the 5 star mark, experts say, Tue 1 May 12 from ScienceDaily

Virginia Tech Announces 2012 Football Helmet Ratings; two more added to the 5 star mark

Mon, 30 Apr 2012 15:03:19 GMT

Mon 30 Apr 12 from AlphaGalileo

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