Start Your New Year Safe!
The Sunny Isles Beach Police Department will be fitting and giving away 40 bicycle helmets for free. The helmets will be properly fitted and given away at the Sunny Isles Beach Police Department, 18070 Collins Avenue (2nd Floor). Adult and child size helmets are available on a first-come-first-served basis, as quantities are limited.
Fittings by appointment only. Please call:
Florida bicycle law 316.2065(3) (d) requires that a bicycle rider or passenger under 16 years of age must wear a bicycle helmet that is
- Properly fitted
- Fastened securely
- Meets a nationally recognized standard (Consumer Product Safety Commission)
Wearing a bicycle helmet can reduce the risk of head injury by 85%, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.