Charles Owen, Royal Works, Croesfoel Industrial Park, Wrexham, LL14 4BJ, UK

UK: +44 (0)1978 317777    USA: +1 800 793 4181

Frequently Asked Questions

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Head to our Retailers and Stockists page. Simply enter your postcode and details of retailers nearest to you will be shown.

Head to our Retailers and Stockists page. Enter your postcode and details of retailers nearest to you will be shown. Airowear retailers are tagged with “Body protection”.

Visit your local retailer. They have professionally trained staff that will be able to assist in purchasing the correct size. See our guide on how to fit a riding helmet.

Using helmet cleaner and deodoriser. Please see our guide on how to clean a riding helmet.

Helmets should be stored at ambient temperature out of direct sunlight. Do not subject the helmet to temperatures above 50c or below -20c.

After riding, if the helmet is damp the helmet should be left in a warm dry place overnight. Do not store in a plastic bag before it is dry.

The recommended life span of a helmet is 3 to 5 years depending on frequency of use. Always replace your helmet should it take any impact.

Yes, once a helmet has been involved in an accident the safety has been compromised.

For more details please read this guide.

Charles Owen run a research and development programme whereby we accept donated accident hats back. Please don’t hesitate to contact us on how you can donate your helmet to the programme.

Your contract of sale lies with the retailer that the helmet was purchased from. In the first instance, we kindly ask that you reach out to the retailer directly as they will be able to best assist you.

The Charles Owen Innovation Hub is a business incubator to support small businesses and inventors develop innovative safety products.

Click here to find out more and apply.

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