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New campaign aims to prevent quad bike deaths

Reported by Stephen | 15 May, 2017

Reducing the number of quad bike related deaths and injuries is the aim of a confronting new advertising campaign set to be aired across regional NSW this week.

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Free quad bike safety training for NSW farmers

Reported by Stephen | 02 May, 2017

Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Matt Kean has announced that farmers across NSW will now receive free training and a helmet, in a major boost to the quad bike safety improvement program.

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Woman in hospital after quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 25 Apr, 2017

A 30-year-old woman has been taken to the Royal North Shore hospital following a quad bike crash in south-western New South Wales.

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Man killed in Clergate quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 17 Mar, 2017

A man has been killed in a quad bike crash in NSW central west, the fourth quad bike fatality in less than three weeks.

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Quad bike rebates doubled

Reported by Stephen | 10 Mar, 2017

The NSW Government has doubled the value of rebates available to farmers for quad bike safety measures after two people were killed in quad bike related incidents at the weekend.

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Man killed in quad bike rollover

Reported by Stephen | 08 Mar, 2017

A 60-year-old man has died after rolling his quad bike on a property in New South Wales Central West on Sunday night.

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Child killed in quad bike crash

Reported by Stephen | 06 Mar, 2017

A six-year-old girl was killed, while a 13-year-old suffered head injuries after a quad bike crash in northern New South Wales.

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Man injured in quad bike incident

Reported by Stephen | 14 Feb, 2017

Ambulance paramedics were called to a farm in southeast Queensland on Saturday evening to treat a man who had been injured in a quad bike incident.

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Tough quad bike laws now in force

Reported by Stephen | 06 Feb, 2017

Quad bike riders and their passengers are now required by law to wear an approved motorcycle helmet when operating on roads and road-related areas, according to new laws that came into effect on 1 February 2017 in Queensland.

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Children below 8 years prohibited from riding quad bike on roads in Queensland

Reported by Haydee | 30 Jan, 2017

Starting 1 February 2017, children under the age of 8 will be prohibited from riding quad bikes and utility off-road vehicles being used on road, as well as any child of any age if they are not yet capable of sitting with their feet flat on the floor and hands on handholds in Queensland.

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2017 National Quad bike Safety Conference

Reported by Stephen | 29 Jan, 2017

The 2017 National Quad Bike Safety Conference is scheduled for March 30-31 in Cairns. The aim of this conference is to raise awareness about quad bike safety.