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Texas is known for its abundance of outdoor recreational activities. Between hunting, camping, fishing, and ranch activities, All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) are a big part of outdoor enjoyment. Nevertheless, many very serious injuries occur in all-terrain vehicle accidents, and each year over 111,000 Americans are injured or killed in a crash involving an ATV. Many of the victims are children who are not physically or mentally prepared to safely operate the vehicles. If you are loved one has been injured in an ATV accident in the state of Texas, obtaining a qualified and experienced reputation as early as possible can be an important first step. Generally, the more serious the injury, the more important your choice of a Texas personal injury attorney to represent you becomes. Understanding your rights and options after an ATV accident can come from a consultation with a reputable and experienced Houston ATV accident lawyer.
What is an ATV or a UTV?
The most common ATV is a 4wheeler; also known as a quad bike what recreationists and ranchers use across the state. Some ATVs are used for racing and most are either work vehicles or aids to hunters. These vehicles can weigh over 500 pounds and some can approach 60 miles per hour. Side by side vehicles or UTVs are used for recreation and work activities can also be involved in many injury accidents. Manufactures such as Polaris Honda Can-Am Kawasaki John Deere Kubota Arctic Cat And others make ATVs or UTVs. A UTV is usually a side-by-side seating arrangement and can have 4 seats or even great capacity models. Some are slow and steady and some are very fast. Even with the state of the art safety features injury is likely in a serious crash due to the lack of protection afforded in passenger cars.