Helmets: You need one

By Yeti Jan 3, 2014
In the spirit of National Safety Month spearheaded by the National Ski Areas Association, the University of Utah Health Care's Sports Medicine Doctor discusses the importance of helmets for all snow lovers. Plus, helmet fitting tips too.
Helmets: You need one

If you're one of the few on the slopes without a helmet, it's time to protect your head—no excuses, as there are ample styles and choices out there designed to keep you safe on the hill. Dr Stuart Willick, a Sports Medicine physician at the University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, walks you around a local ski shop discussing various helmet options. Did you know that helmets are also a great way to stay warm on the mountain during the chilly winter months?

University of Utah Health Care is proud to be the official medical sponsor for Ski Utah, with four hospitals, ten community clinics and over 1,000 physicians, University of Utah Health Care has you covered both on the mountain, and in the valley this winter.