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BHSI Highlights for 2017


Summary: Some of our more memorable accomplishments during 2017.



January
  • Held the first annual meeting of BHSI's Board of Directors after incorporation in the fall of 2016.
  • Updated and revised many webpages for 2017.
February
  • Balloted changes to ASTM's F-1447 bicycle helmet standard.

April
  • Solicited presentations and prepared agendas for the May ASTM meetings.

May
June
  • Sent an apparently non-compliant helmet sample to CPSC

July
  • Balloted changes to ASTM's F1447 bicycle helmet standard.

Sept
October
  • Rolled out a revised format for BHSI's 500+ webpages.
  • Was quoted several times in a NY Times article on helmets by Jane Brody that got wide circulation.
  • Attended an ICPHSO workshop on CPSC policies and recalls.

November
  • Attended a Virginia Tech Symposium in Atlanta on their helmet rating programs.
  • Attended ASTM meetings in Atlanta, chairing the technical meeting.

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