C/U shot of ball bearings being poured into a canister. M/S of the canister hanging from the chin strap of a crash helmet, testing its endurance. This is one of the tests "a helmet has to survive to gain the British Standards Institution Seal."
A woman's hand takes...
John Gilding demonstrates his new invention - the tin helmet. Australia.
Jockeys try out new type of crash helmet.
Bricklayer wears motorcycle crash helmet when carrying bricks up ladder.
Automobile Association men change their motorcycles for Mini vans.
Crash helmets are tested at the Road Research Laboratory in Buckinghamshire.
A look at some of the brighter moments of 1938 from celebrity baseball match in Hollywood to a crash proof helmet from Australia.
Documentary about the International Alpine Car Rally of 1956 focusing on women drivers.