Helmet add-ons may not reduce risk of concussion in athletes, study finds

February 25, 2015 9:00 PM

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Helmet add-ons may not reduce risk of concussion in athletes, study finds

While the sporting industry continues to cash in on equipment that promises to reduce the risk of player injury, a new study on helmet add-ons suggests that the buyer should beware.

The study conducted by Florida’s BRAINS Inc. and presented at the American Academy of Neurology, tested four different sporting technologies targeting football helmets that are sold on the premise of reducing head injuries.

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