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ATV Accidents

The United States is home to many beautiful landscapes and outdoor activities, and off-roading is a popular pastime for many Americans. All-terrain vehicles, or ATVs, are commonly used for both recreation and hauling purposes, but they can also be dangerous. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reports that ATV-related injuries result in nearly 100,000 emergency room visits annually.

Common ATV Injuries

There are many off-road trails throughout the United States that are popular for ATV use. While these trails can provide a fun and exciting experience, accidents can occur and have serious consequences for those involved.

Injuries sustained from ATV accidents are often severe and demand a significant amount of medical treatment, rehabilitative therapy and unexpected financial strain. Common injuries include:

  • Back and neck injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Brain injuries
  • Broken bones
  • Paralysis