Do you know that?

43,8%
OF OHV ACCIDENTS
INVOLVE

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YOUNG PEOPLE
BETWEEN THE AGES
15 AND 24

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56,5%
OF OHV ACCIDENTS
INVOLVE
EITHER
BOYS
OR MEN

THERE ARE
MORE
ATV ACCIDENTS
THAN SNOWMOBILE ACCIDENTS

BETWEEN
2004 AND 2009

143
CHILDREN
UNDER THE AGE OF 18

were admitted to the
MONTREAL CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL
because of OHVs accidents

FROM THESE ACCIDENTS WE LEARNED THAT

58%
OF OHV ACCIDENTS
INVOLVE
FOUR
WHEELERS

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55%
OF OHVs ACCIDENTS
RESULT
IN HEAD
TRAUMA

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54%
OF OHVs ACCIDENTS
RESULT
IN BROKEN
BONES

THINK ABOUT IT


AMONG YOUNG PEOPLE
UNDER THE AGE OF 18

OHV
ACCIDENTS
ARE
THE MAIN
CAUSE
OF INJURIES
IN NUNAVIK

TESTIMONIES

 

Source: ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux, Nunavik regional board for health and social services, Med-Écho, Institut national de santé publique du Québec.