New Legislation Proposed to Improve Off-Road Vehicle Safety
The provincial government has introduced new legislation for all off-road vehicle users.
If passed, the Off-Road Vehicles Act will apply to all-terrain vehicles, side-by-sides, snowmobiles, mini-bikes, dirt-bikes, dune/sport buggies, and amphibious vehicles.
Proposed changes include:
The mandatory use of helmets;
Safety training requirements;
Requirement for operating on a highway; and