Publications

Consumer protection notice - Safety warning notice (Polaris)

This Safety Warning has been issued because Polaris has advised that certain parts of some models of youth quad bikes and spare parts for those quad bikes supplied in Australia from 2000 until 2017 may contain asbestos.

Date published: 
22 Jun 2017

Quad bike safety - Quad bikes are not all terrain vehicles poster

Recreational users have accounted for a half of all quad bike deaths.
Date published: 
15 Apr 2014

Quad bike safety - Never let children ride quad bikes meant for adults poster

1 in 6 quad bike deaths have involved children under 14 years old.
Date published: 
15 Apr 2014

Quad bike safety - Always wear protective gear when riding quad bikes poster

Over the last 3 years, at least 1 in 3 quad bike riders who died were not wearing a helmet.
Date published: 
15 Apr 2014

Recreational quad bike usage

In March 2013, the ACCC commissioned consumer research of 125 recreational quad bike users across Australia.
Date published: 
28 Mar 2013