Putting brakes on quad bike tragedies

Sally Cripps
Updated December 16 2015 - 5:15pm, first published May 5 2014 - 4:00am
Rugby league great Mal Meninga and Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie talked quad bike safety at a forum at Roma this week.
Rugby league great Mal Meninga and Attorney-General Jarrod Bleijie talked quad bike safety at a forum at Roma this week.

IF we knew 25 years ago what we know now about the stability of quad bikes, we wouldn’t allow them in the country – that’s the opinion of Tony Lower, director of the Australian Centre for Agricultural Health and Safety, speaking in the wake of the tragic death of 26-year-old livestock agent and budding auctioneer Dale Kirchen in a quad bike accident south of Winton last weekend.

Sally Cripps

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