Research Newsletter 27.04.2012
New publication - bfu-survey 2012 - Use of protective equipment in skiing and snowboarding
Newly released is «bfu-survey 2012 - Use of protective equipment in skiing and
snowboarding». bfu monitors the rate of use of protective equipment in skiing
and snowboarding with the support of cableway companies in 20 Swiss snow–sport
regions. The survey was first conducted in the 2002/03 winter season and has been
carried out at yearly intervals since the 2004/05 season. Since winter 2009/10, questions
have been asked so as to allow for a comparison of rates of helmet use for foreign
visitors and that of residents of Switzerland.
«bfu-survey 2012» is available in German, French, Italian and English.