Life Sucks, Get a Helmet | ITS Tactical

Protective headgear has many merits, first and foremost, it’s ability to defend your brain from unnecessary damage. Helmets have historically played an important role in warfare, skydiving, sports, firefighting, mountaineering, rescue work and almost any situation where one’s head might come into sudden contact with a solid or immovable object. Over the last couple of decades, helmets designed for a warfare context have undergone a great deal of changes; the way in which they fit has been refined, the manner in which they protect the head has been streamlined and the weight of the gear has been reduced greatly from the days of the “steel pot.”