Quad

Machinery Focus: New quad safety legislation and what it means

Machinery Focus: New quad safety legislation and what it means

The safe operation of all terrain vehicles (ATVs) has long been a concern of the Health and Safety Authority (HSA),...

December 11, 2021

New quad safety measures to come into force in 2023

New quad safety measures to come into force in 2023

Minister for Business, Employment and Retail Damien English has signed a statutory instrument to introduce new safety measures to help...

November 30, 2021

Owner sought for quad found on walking path

Owner sought for quad found on walking path

The owner of a quad that was found on a walking path in Co. Cavan over the weekend has been...

September 6, 2021

28-year-old killed in Co. Tyrone quad accident

28-year-old killed in Co. Tyrone quad accident

Police have confirmed a 28-year-old was killed in a quad accident in Co. Tyrone on Tuesday (August 17). The incident...

August 20, 2021

Banning of quads and scramblers in public a step closer

Banning of quads and scramblers in public a step closer

The prohibition of quads and scramblers on public roads, and other public spaces, is a step closer as the Oireachtas...

July 1, 2021

Quad ‘eventually brought to a halt’ and seized in Offaly

Quad ‘eventually brought to a halt’ and seized in Offaly

A quad was seized by members of An Garda Síochána over the weekend – with a reminder issued to all...

May 24, 2021

Gardaí recover 5 suspected stolen quads and make arrest

Gardaí recover 5 suspected stolen quads and make arrest

Members of An Garda Síochána have arrested one man and recovered five quads believed to have been stolen after carrying...

February 7, 2021

Driving a quad on the farm: Tips and best practice advice

Driving a quad on the farm: Tips and best practice advice

The use of quad bikes is becoming more and more common on farms – with many farmers viewing their quad as...

February 3, 2021

Driving a quad on public roads: What you should know

Driving a quad on public roads: What you should know

A quad bike is an important vehicle for a number of farmers around the country – but are all quad...

January 27, 2021

Pics: Rightful owners asked to come forward after Gardaí recover quads

Pics: Rightful owners asked to come forward after Gardaí recover quads

Members of An Garda Síochána based in Co. Laois have appealed for the rightful owners to come forward after three...

January 6, 2021

10 tips to keep your quad safe this winter

10 tips to keep your quad safe this winter

With quad thefts always a threat in rural Ireland – particularly during the dark winter evenings – An Garda Síochána...

December 23, 2020

Man dies from injuries following quad accident in Ballycastle

Man dies from injuries following quad accident in Ballycastle

A man has died from injuries sustained in a quad accident in Co. Antrim over the weekend, the Police Service...

December 23, 2020

Gardaí seize quad from youth in Cork ‘with proceedings to follow’

Gardaí seize quad from youth in Cork ‘with proceedings to follow’

Members of An Garda Síochána have highlighted the importance of safety after seized a quad bike from a youth in...

November 20, 2020

Quad ‘observed driving in a dangerous manner’ seized

Quad ‘observed driving in a dangerous manner’ seized

A quad bike which was observed “driving in a dangerous manner” has been seized by members of the Police Service...

September 4, 2020

Gardaí detain quad driven on public road by 13-year-old with younger sibling

Gardaí detain quad driven on public road by 13-year-old with younger sibling

An appeal has been made to Irish road-users for everyone to “play their part” in making roads safer, prompted by...

September 2, 2020

Quads ‘unsuitable for children and can cause life-changing injuries’

Quads ‘unsuitable for children and can cause life-changing injuries’

Members of An Garda Síochána have issued a warning about youths on quads and scramber bikes – as well as...

July 27, 2020

Gardaí recover quad ‘possibly stolen from farm’ in Dublin

Gardaí recover quad ‘possibly stolen from farm’ in Dublin

Members of An Garda Síochána have sought to return a quad bike believed to have been stolen to its “legitimate...

June 17, 2020

Farmer airlifted off upland following quad accident

Farmer airlifted off upland following quad accident

A farmer who was injured in a quad accident was assisted by the South Eastern Mountain Rescue Association (SEMRA) over...

May 5, 2020