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J. Paul Frantz of Applied Safety +Ergonomics showed this presentation during CPSC's ATV Safety Summit on Oct. 11, 2012. Frantz and his colleagues have conducted research on age appropriateness and recommendations for ATVs and other wheeled and motorized products for youth. They have also studied vehicle human factors related to on- and off-road vehicle control. He will present research regarding the development of age categorization aimed at reducing the number of children riding adult ATVs, including focus group and individual interviews with parents and youth. This work is further informed by a review of data and literature regarding physical, psychomotor, psychological, temperamental/affective, and social development. He will also describe the current practices in youth ATV classification, including the current utilization of the 2010 ANSI/SVIA age classification system.