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.
A woman has been taken to hospital after sustaining a serious head injury in a quad bike incident in central Queensland.
The Quad Bike Safety Industry Action Group met in Dubbo on Tuesday to discuss the status of the Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program, including take-up of SafeWork NSW’s $500 quad bike safety rebate, participation in quad bike training and a quad bike dealer education project.
The man in his 80s was riding a quad bike east of Allora when the incident took place.
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.
In an effort to reduce quad bike injuries and fatalities on farms, Safe Work NSW is urging farmers across regional NSW to participate in the NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program.
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.
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.
A seven-year-old boy has died following a quad bike crash on a property near Griffith.
A man has been killed in a quad bike crash in Queensland.
A man was rushed to hospital after he suffered serious injuries in a quad bike incident in south east Queensland on Sunday night.
A teenage boy has been injured in a quad bike incident in Western Australia.
A teenager has died and two other people are in hospital with serious injuries following a quad bike crash near Dwellingup, approximately 97km south of Perth.
A man has been flown to hospital following a quad bike incident in the New England region.
A cattle station worker who sustained suspected multi-trauma injuries after rolling his quad bike in the South Burnet Region was flown by Lifeflight from a cattle station south-west of Mundubbera to Bundaberg Airport on Tuesday morning.
A teenage boy has been injured in a quad bike incident in southwest Victoria.
A man is recovering in hospital after suffering serious injuries in an incident involving a quad bike in south east Queensland.
The RACQ LifeFlight Rescue helicopter flew a man injured in a quad bike incident from south east Queensland to the Princess Alexandra Hospital on Monday.
A quad bike crash in Taharoa, on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand has claimed the life of a young girl.
Police and emergency services were called to a farm in New Zealand’s North Island Thursday, following a quad bike incident involving a 19 year-old worker.
A man was taken to Rockhampton Hospital Monday night following a quad bike incident in central Queensland.