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Taking Steps

For reasons that will become clear following an announcement next week, I’ve been doing a lot of reminiscing lately about 6D’s debut in the helmet marketplace over five years ago. At that point, we had already spent two years developing our helmet technology, making prototypes, and going to the lab, and I don't think a [...]
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When Football and Action Sports Intersect

It’s Super Bowl week, and most people are getting ready to root for the Patriots or Eagles on Sunday, but although I’m a New England native, I’m more excited about the fact that 6D is already an NFL champion this season, through our winning of the Grand Prize in the NFL Head Health Challenge. The [...]
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What to Do if I Suspect a Concussion?

In a recent story, we provided a definition for concussions, or mild Traumatic Brain Injuries (mTBI). But what should motorcycle or bicycle riders do if they suspect they’ve incurred a concussion? To get an answer this question, we turned once again to Dr. Paul Reiman, Staff Physician, Concussion Program Medical Director for the Alpinestars Mobile [...]
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What is a Concussion?

Concussions—also known as mild traumatic brain injuries (mTBI)—are a frequent subject of concern among many motorcycle and bicycle riders, whose sports of choice place them at a higher risk for head injury than most people. But many riders don’t know exactly what a concussion is. To get a clear understanding, and from a two-wheel sport [...]
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Welcome to Headspace

6D heads into 2018 with a new content program Happy New Year, and welcome to this new section of the 6D website where we’ll provide content for our customers and the public in general. Our goal with Headspace is simple: to inform. Some of that informing will be through stories that are 6D-specific, but we [...]
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6D Helmets and Dynamic Research Win Grand Prize Award in Prestigious Head Health Challenge III

NFL, GE, Under Armour and the National Institute of Standards and Technology award $500,000 to 6D Helmets and Dynamic Research Inc. BREA, Calif. – Sept. 6, 2017 – With traumatic brain injury and concussions becoming a growing concern among amateur and professional athletes, the NFL and GE have collaborated with Under Armour and NIST and created […]

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NFL Head Health Symposium

Kudos to the NFL. Robert and I have just returned from 2 days in Washington DC. We were invited to attend the first annual NFL Head Heath Tech Symposium. While this invitation came by means of our involvement in the NFL’s Head Health Challenge III, we were excited to attend. They had a full agenda […]

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Maiden Post!

Thanks for checking in! Welcome to the first post on our new company blog. We’ll work to keep everything here topical to 6D and relevant to information that you need to know. First, some history. We have been working on our Omni-Directional Suspension (ODS) technology for about five and a half years now. In January […]

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