Safety for Helmets

Read our disclaimer and then continue to our website and get more information about our products and approach on helmet safety!


Patented safety system

Low friction layer

Founded in science

Warning and disclaimer

How does Mips® Safety System helmets work?

The technology behind Mips® Safety System is mimicking the brain’s natural defense system. In your brain, you’ve got a fluid between the brain and the skull that protects your brain from impact, called cerebrospinal fluid. This fluid allows your brain to slide slightly during an angled impact, resulting in a reduction of harmful forces to the brain.

What is the difference between a helmet with Mips® Safety System vs one without Mips® Safety System?

All helmets are constructed to protect your skull from linear impacts, which the majority of all helmets do really well. A helmet with Mips® Safety System is a regular helmet with the addition of a low friction layer to provide protection against brain damages.

Doesn’t hair or a hat protect the same way as Mips® Safety System?

Couldn’t that also allow your head to slide in the helmet? No, your hair or a hat does not give the same protection as Mips® Safety System. Let us explain why.

Do I really need a helmet with Mips® Safety System?

If you want to have a helmet with added protection, you should get one with Mips® Safety System.

How can I get Mips® Safety System in my helmet?

Mips® Safety System is a feature that any helmet brand could incorporate in their helmets. At beginning of 2020, there are more than 100 helmets brand working with Mips.

To get Mips® Safety System in your helmet, you need to buy one with that feature from start. It is not possible to add Mips® Safety System yourself to an existing helmet without Mips® Safety System.

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