28 Shocking Photos of Post-Crash Helmets That Are Powerful Reminders To ALWAYS Wear One | 22 Words

Always wear a helmet. Always wear a helmet. Always wear a helmet.

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Seriously. As you'll see below, it doesn't matter if you're skiing, skating, biking, or riding. Wear a helmet. The abuse these helmets took after crashes means the lives of the people wearing them were spared. So, at the risk of repeating ourselves: Always wear a helmet. You'll see why below.

That goes for construction sites, too.

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That faceguard isn't just for appearances.

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Police helmets can save you from bullets.

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Now imagine the result with no helmet.

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They help you survive windshield encounters.

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Even when skiing, these things are lifesavers.

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Oh, man...

Road rash on your head can't be a great feeling.

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Bike vs. Wall at fifty MPH

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Keep it as a reminder.

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Yup, things can get that hairy even when you're skateboarding.

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Wow.

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It gave its life to save yours.

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This was an encounter with concrete.

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The rider still got a concussion, but...that's it.

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Face first.

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Motorcycle vs. Deer. Really.

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Dirt biking DEFINITELY requires one.

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Looking at the damage done...

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In pieces...

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Your face wouldn't look so hot after this.

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Without the face guard, this guy's jaw would have been toast.

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Look at the windshield.

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Say thanks to your helmet.

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The colors wore right off.

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An ATV wreck that trashed the helmet.

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Whoa.

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His sister is still alive because of this helmet.

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