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DOT-approved helmet

Before an OHV may be operated in Massachusetts, the vehicle and its riders must have the required equipment.

Anyone operating, riding on, or being towed by an OHV must wear a helmet that is properly fitted and fastened.  The helmet must:

  • Be designed for motorized vehicle use.
  • Have a safety-approved label from the United States Department of Transportation (DOT).