“Helmet 4 Life” is an initiative supported locally by 40 TotalEnergies affiliates across three continents. In 2023, 100,000 helmets will be handed out in 34 countries in Africa, Asia Pacific (India, Cambodia, Vietnam) and in America (Jamaica, the Dominican Republic, Chile). The helmet distribution campaign is accompanied by a unique road safety awareness sessions, particularly focused on motorized two-wheelers. This operation will also contribute to the objectives of the "Global Safe & Affordable Helmet Campaign" led by Jean Todt, the UN Secretary General's Special Envoy for Road Safety.
A dramatic motorized two-wheelers accident rate
28% of fatal road accidents worldwide involve motorized two-wheelers, a figure which can reach over 75% in certain countries.
Source: figures based on the WHO Global status report on road safety 2018
A unique road safety awareness sessions
The drivers (both general public and professionals) will be actively raise awareness about wearing protective equipment, risk situations, vehicle maintenance and compliance with rules.
Quality and standard helmets for all
The helmets comply with the ECE 22.05 standard and the IS 4151:2015 one for the Indian Market, and are suitable for use in humid climates and high temperature.