motorcycle helmet laws http://wuis.org en Illinois Ranks First In Highway Safety, Helmet Laws Aside http://wuis.org/post/illinois-ranks-first-highway-safety-helmet-laws-aside <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Illinois ranks first in a nationwide study surveying traffic safety laws. The new report card by Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety gave Illinois’ collection of traffic laws a very high grade with just one caveat: llinois does not require motorcycle riders to wear a helmet.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jackie </span>Gillan<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, president of the lobbying group, says this is the biggest factor precluding Illinois from a higher grade.</span></p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 22:46:04 +0000 Hannah Meisel 18074 at http://wuis.org Illinois Ranks First In Highway Safety, Helmet Laws Aside