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Working Group Focus
In relation to COST Action TU1101, the primary focus of Working Group 1 was to:
- Provide a report on Europe-wide bicyclist injuries in traffic accidents, with a focus on helmet usage;
- Conduct an in-depth analysis of head injuries, and the effectiveness of bicycle helmets in real accident situations;
- Examine the habits of cyclists in regard to helmet usage, with a particular focus on comfort, temperature and adjustments for climate;
- Identify the influences of seating geometry, posture and helmet position on bicycle safety.