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Florida

State Laws
  • All ATVs operated on public land must be titled. There is no state registration requirement.
  • All riders under 16 must wear a helmet and eye protection at all times.
  • ATV use is prohibited on paved roads.
State Agency that Regulates ATVs: Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles. View their Web Site: www.hsmv.state.fl.us
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State ATV Deaths
Total Reported Deaths (1982-2011):
*Data collection for 2008-2011
is ongoing
485
Reported Deaths (1982-2007): 407
Reported Deaths (2008-2011):
*Data collection for 2008-2011
is ongoing
78
Reported Deaths (1982-2007):
Children under 16
109

"The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) is providing the abovementioned information on state laws for your convenience. CPSC is expressing no opinion on any of these various requirements. To ensure full compliance with the laws in your state, CPSC recommends that ATV owners and riders check with their state government or legislative officials for a detailed list of off-road vehicle laws and regulations."



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