The recent tragic death of a young girl serves as a reminder that quad bikes are dangerous.
Contrary to popular belief, quad bikes are not a safe alternative to other vehicles, and children lack the physical and cognitive capacity to ride a quad bike safely.
The AIPN is calling for more focus to be put on injury prevention and the use of quad bikes, and has updated their position paper on the subject.
You can view the position paper here: 2016FourWheelQuadbikePositionPaperFinal
You can view the latest media release here: AIPN Quad bike media release_070317_Final