Thursday, November 4, 2010

Farm Tractor Deaths Reduced With Safety Equipment in New England

According to recent studies farm tractor deaths are higher in New England states than in other parts of the country.  This is due primarily to the terrain - lots of rolling hills that cause tractor flips or tip overs.  There are ways to reduce the deaths - primarily with the use of seat belts and after-market roll bars.  Read more in a recent news article entitled "Tractor upgrades cut deaths", USA Today, November 2, 2010.

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