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Safe use of tractors on farms – Safer Farms You may only use a tractor or self-propelled machine without ROPS in low-risk situations such as buildings and orchards or where specific exemptions exist. The main types of accidents involving farm tractors are. Read and follow the instructions in the operator's manual to ensure you're operating. As people age they lose speed and dexterity; this can put them at greater risk from being run over. shows about half of tractor rollovers happen on flat or slhtly sloping ground.
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