Injured on a UTV High Seat or Hunting Seat?

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Houston UTV High Seat / Hunting Seat Lawsuits

Many UTV dealers offer after-market “high seats,” or “hunting seats” which make the vehicles top heavy and prone to rollover accidents. Often, they make the vehicle violate applicable safety standards. Their use is warned against by the UTV owner’s manual and voids the manufacturer’s warranty.

Nevertheless, any UTV dealers encourage purchasers to buy the seats. The result, all too often, is severe injury or death.

These high seats are sometimes called:

  • Lock and Ride UTV High Seat
  • Lock and Ride UTV High Bench Seat
  • Mid-size Lock and Ride High Seat
  • Ranger Lock and Ride UTV High Seat/Bench
  • Ranger Lock and Ride UTV High Double Seat
  • SitUp Rear Passenger High Seat UTV
  • Double Back High Rack Bench Seat
  • Double Wide Lift Seat
  • Double Wide High Seat w/rack
  • Polaris High Seats

If you or a loved one has been injured by one of these products, you may be able to take legal action against the dealer and/or manufacturer of the high seat.

Injured on a UTV High Seat? We’re Ready to Help!

Many brands of UTVs allow for the addition of these high seats. Unfortunately, if the product isn’t made correctly, it can make it so the high seat isn’t perfectly compatible and leave room for error.

Common brands using UTV high seats include:

  • Polaris
  • Yamaha
  • Kawasaki
  • Honda
  • Bush Hog
  • John Deere
  • Precision Powersports

Our firm recovered $5.5 million for an individual injured by a defective high seat. The accident resulted in paraplegia.

If you’ve been injured in a UTV high seat accident, call our firm today at (713) 489-0993.