Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Friday, October 23, 2009
Off road vehicle accidents lead to new federal standards
Following concerns about the number of serious injuries and deaths with Yamaha Rhinos and other recreational off-highway vehicles (ROV), the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) indicated Thursday that new safety standards will be enacted. The federal regulators published advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) to invite comments from the public about the risk of injury associated with these vehicles. Go here for the full story.