Sometime you do things that are smart even if the law does not require it. One such issue is wearing a BIKE HELMET. Bellingham Washington Personal Injury Attorney Bill Coats says that although Washington State does not legally require bicyclists to wear helmets, various cities in Washington do. CLICK HERE to see which towns and cities do require a helmet. Bill Coats advises that although Whatcom County does not require that you wear one, you’re not only being stupid but might remain so if you end up with a head injury. Although Personal Injury Attorney Bill Coats will be able to get you top money for a bicycle head injury, he will not be able to get you your brains back! Wear a Helmet!