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Tractor Safety

Although today's tractors are the safest ever, they are still involved in many farm accidents. Seat belts, power take-off (PTO) shields, traveling lights, automatic hydraulic oil shut-offs and rollover protective structures (ROPS) are standard on most new tractors and are all effective in helping prevent accidents and fatalities.



Rutgers Cooperative Research & Extension - Farm Safety Fact Sheets
Farm Machinery and Equipment Safety Part I: Recognizing and Understanding the Hazards [pdf]
Farm Machinery and Equipment Safety Part II: Preventing Machinery Accidents During Operation [pdf]



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