ATV association wants side-by-side users to buckle up, despite no helmet law

February 8th, 2018

No one under the age of 16 should be allowed to drive an ATV or side-by-side — a vehicle he describes as the same size as a small pickup truck, weighing over a thousand pounds.

Seatbelts, helmets, roll bars: All are necessary


Newer side-by-sides have more safety features, with seatbelts and rules on the dashboard. Some, Noseworthy said, are even equipped with roll bars.

But he takes issue with anybody who argues that a helmet is unnecessary when driving a machine with a roll bar.

Posted on February 8th, 2018