ATVs are handy, tough and dependable, but they also present safety issues. ATV safety experts urge ranchers to use common sense, and use ATVs within their limits. Most ATV accidents are caused by not using caution and common sense, traveling too fast and overloading or misloading. Follow these tips for ATV safety: take a training course, wear a helmet, don’t allow children to ride adult ATVs, don’t ride tandem, don’t ride on pavement.

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