As you may or may not know, My little boy Thomas suffers from Epilepsy. He has recently been having an increase in his “Drop Seizures” which is very dangerous as he regularly hurts himself.
The reason for posting is this… There is not a lot of information on the internet regarding epilepsy helmets & protective headgear for sufferers of “Atonic Seizures“. Thomas has to wear a “Scrum” type epilepsy helmet with a chin guard everywhere he goes.
There aren’t many UK companies making these helmets. We have had all sorts of problems with getting him a decent helmet through the Queens Medical Centre in Nottingham. The company they used to use was useless… (used to use is the key here…) This company were forever getting the measurements wrong, and the epilepsy helmets (Like the one pictured here) were very poor quality and not easily cleaned.
Read more on my personal blog UK Epilepsy