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Quad bikes

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Briefing paper

Quad bike safety: final recommendation to the minister

On 31 August 2017, the Australian Ministers for Consumer Affairs agreed to ‘support all steps necessary to expedite the regulatory impact assessment process and any other safety measures necessary to introduce a consumer safety quad bike rating system and a safety standard’. This ACCC report...
Report

Quad bike and OPD workplace safety survey report: results and conclusions

The independent Quad Bike Workplace Safety Project (QBWSP) was undertaken by the Transport and Road Safety Research Centre at UNSW, under contract to SafeWork NSW.
Discussion paper

Quad bike safety - Consultation Regulation Impact Statement

This Consultation Regulation Impact Statement (RIS) includes the five policy options being considered, the ACCC's preliminary recommendation, as well as a series of questions for stakeholder consideration.
Report

Hospitalised farm injury, Australia: 2010–11 to 2014–15

Almost 22,000 people were hospitalised in the period from 2010–11 to 2014–15 as a result of injury which occurred on a farm; over three-quarters of them (77%) were males.
Discussion paper

Quad bike safety: issues paper

This issues paper includes a series of questions that the ACCC is considering as part of their investigation into quad bike safety and consider the merits of implementing a safety standard for quad bikes under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).