Motorcycle helmet cams legal, but are they safe?

Helmet-mounted cameras and Bluetooth units may be legal, but they may not necessarily be safe, according to a helmet importer. Cary Murphy, who imports the innovative Reevu helmet, says attaching a camera or Bluetooth unit to a helmet could have safety, aerodynamic and legal issues. He has called on the government to assess the issue. …

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Fined for loose motorcycle helmet strap

Police continue to be plagued by “over-zealous” officers issuing “petty” fines with the latest being a $330 penalty for not securely fastening a motorcycle helmet strap. It follows recent reports of Queensland Police issuing a fine for 61km/h in a 60 zone and a $44 fine for leaving a parked car’s window slightly open on …

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