Environmental, Health and Safety Services

All-Terrain Vehicles

Applies to:

This program applies to Virginia Tech personnel who operate all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) for work-related purposes, regardless of location. Examples of ATVs include 3-wheeled and 4-wheeled motor vehicles, commonly known as 3-wheelers or 4-wheelers.


ATVs shall be designed and manufactured in accordance with the American National Standards Institute and Specialty Vehicle Institute of America (ANSI/SVIA) standard for Four Wheel All-Terrain Vehicles - Equipment, Configuration, and Performance Requirements (ANSI/SVIA 1 - 2010).