Press Releases
March 29, 2022

Specialty Vehicle Institute of America Elects 2022 Officers

IRVINE, Calif., March 29, 2022 – The Specialty Vehicle Institute of America Board of Trustees has elected a new slate of officers. Colin Miller of American Honda […]
October 15, 2021

Gearing Up for Off-Road Safety Week, October 16-24

IRVINE, CALIF., October 13, 2021 — Cooler autumn months are a big draw for enthusiasts, hunters, campers, and other adventurists to enjoy their ATVs, dirt bikes, and […]
May 13, 2021

ATV Safety Week Is Here

IRVINE, Calif., May 13, 2021 – The ATV Safety Institute will provide free ATV Safety classes during ATV Safety Week, May 15-23, 2021. ASI is partnering […]
April 8, 2021

Specialty Vehicle Institute of America Board of Trustees Re-Elects Officers

IRVINE, Calif., April 6, 2021 – The Specialty Vehicle Institute of America Board of Trustees re-elected Alexandre Borduas of BRP, Inc. as chair. The board also re-elected […]
September 9, 2020

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend With Off-Highway Riding And Recreational Distancing

IRVINE, CALIF., Sept. 4, 2020 — Labor Day weekend beckons many to get outside with family and friends for off-road rides and adventures. The Recreational Off-Highway […]
March 27, 2020

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Report Shows Continuing Decline in ATV Injuries

ATV Safety Institute urges owners to get trained, announces 7th annual ATV Safety Week to support continuing decline in injuries Assessing a 10-year period (2009-2018), CPSC staff […]
November 9, 2019

Erik Pritchard New Chief Executive Officer and President of Powersports Trade and Safety Associations

  IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 4, 2019 – Erik Pritchard has assumed the role of chief executive officer and president of the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC), Specialty Vehicle […]
July 31, 2019

Powersports Trade and Safety Associations Announce CEO Succession Plan

Tim Buche, current chief executive officer, to assume consulting role November 1 Erik Pritchard, current president of two associations, named to succeed as chief executive officer […]
June 2, 2018

ATV Safety Institute Unveils New Logo as Its Fifth Annual ATV Safety Week Launches Across the Nation This Week

IRVINE, Calif., June 1, 2018 – The ATV Safety Institute today introduced a new  logo to coincide with the launch of its annual ATV Safety Week […]