Various shots of two motorcyclists riding down the road, they signal and turn into a side road, camera pans to sign for 'Road Research Laboratory'. Interior M/S of glass flask which represents a head. It is put on a pole and raised slightly...
Weird film about testing crash helmets - very high standards but "these standards are saving lives!"
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.
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.