ORV Disability exemption form & info - Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest

Go Back   Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Land Use > Rules, Regulations, Trail, and ORV Park Chat > Archive of contacts and land use laws.
GL4x4 Live! GL4x4 Casino

greatlakes4x4.com is the premier Great Lakes 4x4 Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Search
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old July 25th, 2007, 08:29 PM   #1
Yetti
Buy a Fiat! Save the UAW!
 
Yetti's Avatar
 
Join Date: 11-05-05
Location: 20 minutes south of Hell...
Posts: 14,388
iTrader: (10)
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)
Default ORV Disability exemption form & info

This is for those of us who have a disability and operate a 50" orv. if you already have the S.O.S. issued parking placard then you don't need to fill out the form.

http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10365_15070-37458--,00.html



www.michigan.gov
(To Print: use your browser's print function)
Release Date: May 30, 2002
Last Update: February 03, 2006 Off Road Vehicle Certification of ORV Privileges for Persons with a Disability Persons that meet the following criteria are permitted to operate licensed ATVs/ORVs less than 50" wide on forest roads that are open to public vehicular travel on state lands (including those not posted open to ORVs). Privileges do not extend to cross-country travel nor to areas, trails and roads specifically posted CLOSED to vehicle or ORV use, nor to the operation of an ORV within state game, wildlife, or research areas, federal forest lands, state parks, state recreation areas or Michigan trailways:
  • Those persons issued a valid temporary or permanent handicapper parking permit issued by the Secretary of State Office.
  • Those persons holding Permits to Hunt from a Standing Vehicle.
  • Those persons with a physicians certification for the following disabilities:
    • Loss of 1 or both legs or feet;
    • Inability to walk more than 200 feet without having to stop and rest;
    • Inability to walk without prolonged use of wheelchair, walker, crutches, braces or other devices to aide in mobility;
    • Lung disease from which the person's expiratory volume for 1 second is less than 1 liter when measured by spirometry;
    • Lung disease from which the person's arterial oxygen is less than 60 mm/hg of room air at rest;
    • Cardiovascular disease from which the person measures between 3 and 4 on the New York heart classification scale/
    • Cardiovascular disease from which a marked limitation of physical activity causes fatigue, palpitation, dyspnea or anginal pain;
    • Other disease or disorder including but not limited to severe arthritis or neurological-orthopedic impairment that creates a severe mobility limitation.
    • Click here for a copy of the Physicians certification of eligibility form.
  • Persons with obvious severe disabilities (i.e., paraplegics, quadriplegic).
Operation of the ORV is subject to licensing and all other requirements and restrictions, and shall only be at a speed and in a manner which does not degrade the environment. These privileges may extend to one companion of the disabled person serving as operator or passenger of the disabled person's ORV, if the ORV is designed for passenger use.
__________________
Yetti
Yetti is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Great Lakes 4x4. The largest offroad forum in the Midwest > 4x4 Land Use > Rules, Regulations, Trail, and ORV Park Chat > Archive of contacts and land use laws.

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:25 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin, Copyright 2000 - 2012, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2014 DragonByte Technologies Ltd. Runs best on HiVelocity Hosting.
Page generated in 0.08925 seconds with 23 queries