At the end of March, Yamaha Motor Corp announced a program to repair 120,000 of the 450 and 660 model Rhinos. It have been found that there has been many personal injury incidents involving these three Rhino models, including 46 driver and passenger deaths involving the Rhino 450 and 660 models.. Owners of the affected Rhinos should stop using them and call their dealer to schedule an appointment to have repairs made once they are available and to take advantage of a free helmet offer.
the 450 and 660 model Rhinos have been distributed nationwide since Fall 2003. Some units have been equipped by Yamaha with half doors and additional passenger handholds, either before or after sale.
For more information, consumers can contact contact Yamaha at 800-962-7926 anytime, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.yamaha-motor.com.
If you or a family member is injured by a product, you need to get immediate medical care. If there is a significant affect or injury, you should contact an attorney concerning the problem. Early investigation can include the collection of product, checking recall alerts, and the proper notifying of those who caused the problem.
A founding partner with Bradshaw & Bryant, Mike Bryant has always fought to find justice for his clients—knowing that legal troubles, both personal injury and criminal, can be devastating for a family. Voted a Top 40 Personal Injury "Super Lawyer" multiple years, Mr. Bryant has also been voted one of the Top 100 Minnesota "Super Lawyers" four times.