The US Consumer Product Safety Commission has a great website with very illustrative and engaging infographics relating to statistics surrounding ATV accidents year to year. Unsuprising to many who read our blog, Pennsylvania stands out among the top 10 states for ATV deaths. In the last 30 years, at least 494 people have died in ATV accidents in Pennsylvania. Countless more have been seriously injured while riding these vehicles.
Off-road vehicles, such as snowmobiles and ATVs, are potentially dangerous vehicles for many of our state’s youth. Improper ATV use is leading cause of serious injury among Pennsylvanians. Attorney Doug Stoehr of Altoona, PA handles cases involving injury as a result of accidents involving off-road vehicles. For more information about Attorney Doug Stoehr and his central Pennsylvania practice, please call his law firm at 814-515-9074.