CALIFORNIA MOTORCYCLE ACCIDENT HELMET LAW: I do not agree with the California motorcycle helmut law. How can I be forced to wear one?

Many California legislators have justified motorcycle helmet laws by saying that they keep insurance and health care costs low, or because the state has an interest in motorcycle helmet safety (state protection/public policy arguments). But nonetheless, many California motorcyclists feel that their individual right to choose whether or not to wear a helmet is more important. If you happen to agree and feel this way, there are numerous organizations in California dedicated to fighting this law.  Just do a quick search online and you will see.

More Legal Questions About Car & Motorcycle Accidents?

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