ATVs

Consumer Information

Press Releases

Studies

Testimony and Comments


New CFA Web Resource Designed to Provide Key Information to ATV Riders, the Public, and Policy Makers

CFA launched a new web resource, www.consumerfed.org/ATVunsafeonroads, in order to provide consumers and the nation’s policy makers with key ATV safety resources. This new resource includes the latest research on ATVs on roads and ATV death and injury data; lists members of a new coalition formed to address this public health crisis; and includes advocacy efforts undertaken by this coalition.


Consumer Information

  • State Model ATV Safety Bill 2007, 03/21/07. (PDF)
  • All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Fact Sheet 2007, 01/15/07. (PDF)
  • All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Safety Crisis: America's Children at Risk Major Findings, 08/20/02. (PDF)
  • Action Steps to Protect Children: Overview of Model Legislation and CPSC Petition Process, 08/20/02. (PDF)

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Press Releases

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Studies

  • ATVs on Roadways: A Safety Crisis, 03/13/2014. (PDF)
  • ATV Safety Crisis: America's Children STILL at Risk, 08/20/03. (PDF)
  • ATV Safety Crisis: America's Children at Risk, 08/20/02. (PDF)

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Testimony and Comments

  • Testimony Before CPSC Addressing Agenda and Priorities FY 2015 and 2015, 07/10/2013. (PDF)
  • CFA and Consumer Advocates Oppose Oregon Senate Bill 238 "Tykes on Bikes," 04/08/2013. (PDF)
  • CFA Comments to CPSC on ATV Safety, 10/11/11. (PDF)
  • CFA, CU and Other Consumer Groups Comment to CPSC on Standards for Recreational Off-Highway Vehicles, 3/12/10. (PDF)
  • Testimony of Rachel Weintraub before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Affiras, Insurance and Automotive Safety Subcommittee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, 05/09/07. (PDF)
  • CFA Comments on CPSC's ATV Rulemaking, 12/21/06. (PDF)
  • Senate Consumer Affairs and Product Safety Subcommittee, Testimony of Rachel Weintraub on ATV Safety, 06/06/06. (PDF)
  • Physicians Urge CPSC to Act on Children's Use of ATVs, 03/15/05. (PDF)
  • Testimony of Rachel Weintraub before the U.S. CPSC on ATVs, 06/05/03. (PDF)
  • CFA Petitions CPSC to Ban All-Terrain Vehicles for Children Under Age 16, 08/20/02. (PDF)

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