"A farm can complete the paperwork and have a plan in place to ensure they are meeting legislation, but unless they work to develop the safety culture and get the commitment of everyone working on the farm, the plan won’t prevent injuries or incidents. They need to show their employees they are committed to their safety and are asking for them to be committed to their own safety as well."
Spring brings on a burst of activity on the farm as planting and moving livestock to pasture proceeds. With the buzz of activity comes an increase of encounters with farm equipment on the road. Equipment operators, agricultural industry personnel and motorists all play a role in safely sharing the road while agricultural operations intensify MORE ON ROAD SAFETY FOR FARM EQUIPMENT